Vacancies

Careers at Ratcliffe

Thank you for visiting the Staff Vacancies section of our website.

As an independent School, Ratcliffe College employs c. 250 staff.  Whilst being an outstanding School and a highly successful organisation, Ratcliffe College maintains a friendly ‘family’ culture.

If you are thinking of joining the Staff here at Ratcliffe College, you may be interested to learn that the Independent Schools Inspectorate awarded the school ‘Excellent’ in all nine categories, following their most recent inspection in March 2015.  This is the highest award possible.

Application forms for any of the posts advertised can be downloaded from this page and submitted by email to hr@ratcliffecollege.com or by post.

Should you have any queries, please give me a call on 01509 817089.

With kind regards,

Mrs Jane Orton, Human Resources Manager

 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please click here for an overview of Ratcliffe College.

Current Vacancies at Ratcliffe College:

Teacher of Chemistry or Physics

 

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

 

Teacher of Drama

 

Chef de Partie

 

Gender Pay Gap Reporting

Teacher of Chemistry or Physics

Full or Part Time
(Part Time hours would be 0.6 FTE)

Required from September 2019

Ratcliffe College is an outstanding HMRC Independent Day and Boarding School for 850 students from age 3 to age 18

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher to join a strong team in the Science Department. The successful candidate will be required to teach up to Key Stage 4 Chemistry or Physics. There is also the availability of A level teaching for the right candidate. This post is suitable experienced teachers and we would also warmly welcome applications from NQTs.

Ratcliffe College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The closing date for applications is 1.00pm on Tuesday 12th March 2019. Interviews will take place on Wednesday 20th March 2019.

Teacher of Chemistry or Physics – Person Specification

Teacher of Chemistry or Physics – Background Information

The Role of the Subject Teacher – Job Description

Ratcliffe College – Application Form

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

(Part Time 0.7 FTE)

(German, Spanish or French)

Ratcliffe College, an outstanding Independent Day and Boarding School for 850 students from age 3 to age 18, is seeking a well-qualified and enthusiastic MFL teacher for September 2019, to join a strong and successful department with an outstanding academic record.

The successful candidate will be able to teach at least 2 of the following languages: French, German and Spanish; NQTs are warmly encouraged to apply.

The closing date for applications is 1.00pm on Tuesday 5th March 2019.

Teacher of MFL – Person Specification

Teacher of MFL – Background Information

Ratcliffe College – Application Form

Teacher of Drama

(Part Time 0.73-0.87 FTE)

We are seeking a dynamic and well-qualified teacher to teach Drama within the Preparatory and Senior Schools. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and delivering drama to KS2 and 3 and must be able to teach GCSE Drama and Theatre Studies.  For the appropriately qualified candidate there is also the possibility of A Level teaching. They will be enthusiastically involved in the co-curricular programme of the department; assisting with Drama club, Drama trips and rehearsals for various productions and acting as mentor for some of our drama scholars.

Ratcliffe College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

The closing date for applications is 1.00pm on Wednesday 27th February 2019. Interviews will be held on Friday 8th March.

Teacher of Drama – Person Specification

Teacher of Drama – Background Information

Ratcliffe College – Application Form

Chef de Partie

39 hours per week, 46 weeks per year

As a member of a team of 7 chefs you will contribute to the efficient running of the kitchen. Working with fresh ingredients, for an extensive range of catering needs, from freshly produced school meals to banquets, seven course meals and other functions. You will need to be flexible in your approach; with a sound basic knowledge and enthusiasm to work as a team player and communicate clearly. The ideal candidate will have a minimum level 2 Professional Cookery or equivalent.

For further information or informal chat, please contact Graham Studd, Domestic Bursar, email: GStudd@ratcliffecollege.com tel: 01509 817007.

Chef de Partie – Job Description

Ratcliffe College – Application Form