Thank you for your interest in working at Royal Russell School

Royal Russell is a stimulating and rewarding place to work for all our staff. For further information from the Headmaster, and on the Benefits available to Royal Russell staff please click on the relevant sub menu pages on the left hand side.  

How to Apply: To apply for any of our vacancies please complete the Application form with a full supporting statement and the Equal Opportunities Form and submit both to Royal Russell receives a large number of high quality applications and therefore we will interview at any point during the recruitment process so early applications are very much encouraged.  

Support Vacancies

Apprentice Groundsperson 

To undertake an apprenticeship (in conjunction with Merristwood College) to assist in the maintenance of the gardens and grounds of to the 110 acre estate at Royal Russell School which includes sports pitches, cricket squares, games playing surfaces, all-weather pitches, and netball courts as well as general grounds, woodlands and formal gardens.

This vacancy is offered with the possibility of it becoming a full time post within the grounds team on a permanent basis to develop their career.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Tuesday 5 November 2019

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Catering Assistant

You will help with serving customers in the front of house area, and assist with preparing and clearing the dining hall and servery area and cleaning and washing up of all kitchen and service equipment, utensils and crockery both by hand and using mechanical equipment. Shifts are 6.30 am - 2.30 pm or 12 noon - 8.00 pm with more standard hours during holiday periods. A shift allowance is paid to recognise your flexibility. 

£19,320 pa for 37.5 hour week. 5/7 days 2 week shift pattern.

Hourly rate of pay from £9.91 ph including shift allowance

Closing Date:  12 Noon Wednesday 13th November 2019

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Morning and Evening Cleaner required

Due to expansion in our buildings and facilities for students, we are looking for additional Cleaners to join our dedicated and supportive team looking after our boarding houses, teaching blocks, offices and the Sports hall and pavilion. Ideally you should have previous cleaning experience and hold a cleaning qualification, but training will be provided

Hourly rate of pay up to 8.88ph including shift allowance

Closing Date: Monday 21st October 2019

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Junior School 


Senior School

Teacher of MFL  - January 2020 or as soon as available

Can you help our students to be at the leading edge of language learning? Our dynamic and expanding teaching team needs a language specialist able to teach Spanish up to A level, and French to GCSE, inspiring students of all ages with a love of learning languages.  If you are an innovative and inspirational full time teacher with passion and enthusiasm for your subject, who is committed to achieving high standards within a successful department, then we would love to hear from you.

For more information please refer to the Advert and Job Description.

Closing Date:  12 noon on Tuesday 5 November 2019

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Director of Community and Communications

Are you an innovative and forward-thinking communications professional with the ability to devise strategy and lead a team of staff working to maximise our pupil recruitment and enhance our reputation and standing with our community?  

We are seeking an exceptional Director of Community and Communications to lead all external facing aspects of the School with specific responsibility for pan-School pupil admissions, internal and external communications, alumni relationships, marketing and events. This new role is at the heart of the Royal Russell community, reporting directly to the Headmaster, and is a key member of the School Leadership Team.   

You should be an experienced manager who is able to build effective, strong and enduring relationships with all members of our community and who is ambitious to move to the next level in a School leadership role. 

For more information please refer to the Advert and Job Description.

Closing Date:  12 noon on Monday 4th November 2019

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