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There are currently three vacancies:

Domestic Services Manager
Salary in the range £28,000-£31,000 pa depending on experience (more for an exceptional candidate)
Closing date: 10.00 am on Friday 21st November 2014
Due to continued growth of the school, we are seeking an experienced Domestic Services Manager to take responsibility for cleaning, laundry, messenger and routine maintenance services in order to ensure that a high quality working and living environment is provided for our pupils and staff. We have 130 pupils living in 3 Boarding Houses and offer a regular lettings service to external clients who require high quality services and facilities.
You should have previous experience in managing domestic services, operations and facilities and ideally have worked in an education environment with boarding houses. You will be a self-starter with the ability to manage a wide range of staff and have a customer-focused approach. You will be flexible in your approach to your working hours as this role involves regular evening and weekend work particularly when there are School events or other functions taking place.


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Catering Posts (2)
Closing date:5.00pm on Friday 21st November 2014
Due to continued growth of the school, we are seeking a number of staff to join our Catering Department to provide high quality catering services across the whole School. The department caters for up to 130 boarders seven days a week, and provides lunch for up to 1200 pupils and staff five times a week, as well catering for a variety of School functions.
We are looking for hard working, reliable, organised and motivated people to join our Catering team. All these roles are highly customer facing so you should have great communication and customer service skills, and the ability to maintain a polite, friendly and positive attitude at all times. You should be able to use your own initiative to ensure that your daily tasks are completed to the highest standards.
It would be beneficial if you had previous experience in a high-volume catering environment but a strong work ethic, a can-do attitude, and a willingness to pitch in are most important.

Breakfast Club Catering Assistant
£8.02 per hour
You will provide a first class, nutritious service to pupils at Breakfast Club in the Junior School, working 7.15 – 9.00 am Monday to Friday each week during term time (36 weeks pa).
General (Catering) Assistant
10 hours per week working 4.00-6.00pm Monday to Friday during term time
Pay rate variable in the range £6.97 to £8.69 per hour depending on experience
You will be responsible for serving customers in a polite and friendly manner, as well as ensuring that the kitchen, service and dining areas are kept clean, tidy and safe.

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These exciting opportunities not only have a market competitive pay rate with scope for progression, but we offer some excellent benefits which include free car parking, a free lunch (when the kitchen is in operation), a non-contributory pension, as well as the use of on-site tennis courts and swimming pool.
Staff are also entitled to 50% discount on School fees (pro-rata for part time staff).

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (including a check against the Children’s Barred List) and other pre-employment screening.

Please send a detailed statement with your completed application form outlining how your qualifications, experience, skills and knowledge match the requirements in the job description and person specification.

Please send completed applications to or to Carol Oxlade at the school stating which position you are interested in.




Registered Name: Russell School Trust, registered in England and Wales number 1163246
Registered Office: Coombe Lane, Croydon, Surrey, CR9 5BX. Registered Charity number 271907