Job Vacancies

The value of our staff is paramount and working at Ipswich High School presents a huge range of opportunities, both personal and professional.

Our available roles represent a significant opportunity for you to contribute to our story, and to enhance the educational experience of all our pupils. This is an exceptionally exciting time to be joining our outstanding school, as you will be a cornerstone in our change toward a Diamond Model of education over the next few years.

We are enormously proud of all of the teaching and support staff here and hope you will consider joining us. Every member of our school staff has access to support and training to help them develop professionally within their role, as well as numerous benefits including reduced fees for family members wishing to attend the school.

We hope that after reading about our current vacancies, you will decide to apply. We are sure you will find a truly rewarding and enjoyable journey ahead of you at a time of exciting developments within the school.

Ipswich High School is committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening applies to all posts.

2nd Chef

Required immediately – Term time only

Approximately 36 hours per week (open to increase by negotiation) during term time and including weekend working on a rota basis.

39.82 paid weeks including 30 days annual leave and 8 Bank Holidays. 

Salary Range: £17,871 – £18,742, pro rata £13,685 – £14,351

We are looking to recruit an innovative Chef to help with the on-going expansion of the catering department. The successful candidate need to have a sound knowledge of food and high levels of organisational ability. With at least 2 years’ current experience in a similar position in an educational setting, business and industry or hotel, you must be highly motivated, dedicated, lead by example and enjoy working in a busy environment.

You should be a confident communicator, be IT literate and have up to date knowledge of the requirements of health & safety and hygiene management. There will be no late evening work.

The successful candidate is to have:

  • A relevant Catering qualification
  • The ability to work effectively both in a team and also on own initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to relate to young people, parents, colleagues.
  • Knowledge of relevant health and safety requirements, in particular, food hygiene
  • Knowledge of menu planning and costing, nutrition and healthy eating

Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 20 November at noon

Interview date: To be confirmed

To apply, please return the completed application form to the HR Officer at recruitment@ipswichhighschool.co.uk 

If you would like further information regarding this post, please, ring 01473 780201 and leave a message for the Estate Manager.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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School Evening Cleaning Positions

£8.62 per hour

Monday to Friday 16:30 to 20.30

We are seeking well-organised and supportive Cleaners to maintain a clean and tidy environment for students, staff and visitors within the School premises.

Knowledge of use of basic cleaning equipment and materials along with the experience of working effectively both in a team and on your own initiative are essential requirements for these roles.

To apply, please return the completed application form to the HR Officer at

recruitment@ipswichhighschool.co.uk

 Closing date: Wednesday 20 November 2019 at noon

Interviews: TBC

 We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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Cleaner (Maternity Cover)

£8.62 per hour

Monday to Thursday 16:30 to 20.30

Fridays 15.30 – 19.30

We are seeking a well-organised and supportive Cleaner to maintain a clean and tidy environment for students, staff and visitors within the School premises.

Knowledge of use of basic cleaning equipment and materials along with the experience of working effectively both in a team and on your own initiative are essential requirements for this role.

Closing date: Wednesday 20, November at midday

Interview date: TBC

To apply, please return the completed application form to the HR Officer at

recruitment@ipswichhighschool.co.uk

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

Job Description
Application Form
Recruitment Pack