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The commitment and enthusiasm of Pield Heath House staff are strengths of the school and their passion for the students to enjoy and achieve are evident to visitors. Our staff ensure that our young people feel secure and are comfortable in their school environment. They are committed, highly skilled and are our most important asset.

As part of the West London Teaching Schools Alliance we are approved to offer the Schools’ Direct Training Programme (salaried) which trains graduates to become Primary teachers whilst working in the school. Our university provider is St Mary’s University, Twickenham.  Applicants will be considered on individual merit when a teaching post becomes available. The programme requires that any applicant must have a degree, must have had at least 3 years’ prior work experience and must pass the required skills tests.

We are committed to the safety of our students through our recruitment and school practices. All positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) check. Pield Heath House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

A copy of our Equality and Diversity Policy is available here.

Current Vacancies

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:-

  • Catering and Hospitality Lead

NJC Scale Point 8 – 12: £20,847 – £22,414 actual

40 hours per week, Term Time + Staff Training Days + 40 hours holiday or out of hours event working

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and energetic Catering & Hospitality Lead to oversee and develop the catering provision in our school. We are looking for someone with creativity, enthusiasm and a passion for food with excellent communication skills and a good understanding of how to manage nutritional and dietary requirements.  This role will mentor and motivate the Catering Team and further develop their skills to provide an outstanding hospitality service to the whole school community.

As well as working with a welcoming and friendly staff team, the successful applicant will also spend time in our school café ‘The Well’ working with our fantastic students to develop their skills and knowledge and support them in gaining accreditations within the food and hospitality sector.

You will work with both school and residential staff to contribute in the development of healthy eating and lifestyle programmes, attending workshops where you will have the opportunity to share your skills and knowledge with students, staff and parents.

In order to successfully fulfill the requirements of the role you will have been awarded the Level 3 Certificate in Food Hygiene, Certificate in Health & Safety including COSHH regulations, safe storage and working practices.

Closing date for applications is 5th October 2020.

Interviews will be held on 15th October 2020.

If you have not heard from us by 14th October 2020, unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Job Description & Person Specification – Catering and Hospitality Lead

Application Form

  • Level 2 Special Support Assistants

We have a fantastic opportunity for Level 2 Special Support Assistants who will support teaching to deliver excellence every day in order to help our students achieve their milestones. You will have had experience of supporting students either in mainstream or a special educational needs setting. We are looking for people who want to make a difference and be part of an inspiring and creative team whilst assisting students with their educational and social development.

Successful applicants will have:

  • Experience of supporting students within an educational setting.
  • A caring approach to working with children and young people.
  • Ability and willingness to support students with a range of needs.
  • Creativity and flexibility within the learning environment.
  • Confidence to share skills and ideas with others in the team.
  • Good communication skills with a positive outlook.

Job Description & Person Specification – Level 2 SSA

Application Form

If you would like to apply for any of the vacancies listed, please complete the relevant application form and return by email to recruitment@pieldheathschool.org.uk

** Please note at this time interviews may take place using a virtual platform such as Zoom **
** Any face to face meetings will be in line with social distancing requirements **