Desktop-Menu

Mobile - Menu

Staff Vacancies

PA TO THE SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a challenging and varied role supporting the Head and Senior Leadership Team in an ISI graded ‘Excellent’ school.

Rishworth School is a successful day and boarding  school and we are looking for enthusiastic and inspiring member of staff to join us in assisting the Senior Leadership Team in leading and managing the work of this busy school and be a key member of the administrative team.

This role is essential to the leadership of the School and will establish a professional relationship based on trust and understanding. The role is full time and permanent; working hours are Monday to Friday, all year round. Energy, commitment and a willingness to take a full and active part in the broader life of this busy school are essential.

We are looking for a can do, positive person with excellent communication and IT skills. The post holder will provide a proactive PA and administration service involving diary management and committee support including minute taking and agenda collation. If you have strong communication, administration and IT skills we would love to hear from you.

This post requires:

·         Exceptional administrative skills with an ability to prioritise

·         Understanding the sensitive nature of the work and maintaining strict confidentiality

·         Excellent time management and self-organisation skills with the ability to work effectively to tight timescales and under pressure

·         Proficient use of Microsoft Office applications and willingness to learn bespoke software

·         Excellent inter-personal skills to enable great stakeholder relationships

·         Strong communication skills

School based experienced is welcomed but not essential.

Set in the heart of West Yorkshire, Rishworth School has occupied magnificent buildings in 140 acres of beautiful Ryburn Valley for the last 300 years. We are a forward thinking and innovative day and boarding school that retains traditional values. We are an independent school with the freedom to offer an educational experience personalised to each child’s needs.

To apply for this position please download and complete the Business Support Application form (at the bottom of the page) and return to Liz Newman no later than 9am on Friday 01 October 2021.

  

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

 

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

 

DOMESTIC ASSISTANT

Part Time

We are seeking to immediately appoint, a Domestic Assistant, who will work as part of an evening team in a school environment. The successful candidate will be tasked with ensuring a high standard of cleanliness is delivered and maintained throughout Rishworth School including Boarding areas.

This is a part time, term time only position working 4 hours per evening Monday to Friday.

Reliability, flexibility, a sense of humour and the ability to multi task are essential. Full training will be provided.

The position is paid at National Living Wage with an additional attractive benefits package.

Full details can be found below. Please complete the Business Support Application (at bottom of page) or contact Liz Newman for further details about this role.

Early applications are advised as the school reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date of 30th September 2021.

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

 

Teaching Assistant  (KS3) X 2 roles

Term Time Only 

Have you been looking to progress into a career in teaching? Maybe you want more experience in the education sector? Do you simply enjoy supporting students to ensure they achieve their full potential?

We are seeking to appoint two compassionate and inspirational one-to-one Teaching Assistants with a nature to nurture. You will be delivering continuous personalised support to one of our pupils, at Key Stage 3 from September 2021. Experience in an educational pastoral setting would be advantageous. Flexible working arrangements and full or part time applications will be considered. Energy, commitment and a willingness to take a full and active part in the broader life of this busy school are essential. The successful candidate will be passionate and committed to the enrichment and extension of the students’ learning experience.

The business support application and job description is available below  The last date for applications is 16th September 2021 @ 9am, however early applications are encouraged and should be returned to lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk 

Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Rishworth School, Rishworth,

Halifax, HX6 4QA

Tel:  01422 822 217 Fax: 01422 820 911

 www.rishworth-school.co.uk

Email:  lnewman@rishworth-school.co.uk

Charity no. 1115562

For non-teaching roles, please download and complete this form:

BusinessSupportApplicationForm.docx

For teaching roles, please read the Teacher Job Description and download and complete the Teacher Application form:

Rishworth School Teacher Job Description 

RishworthSchoolTeachingApplicationForm_1.docx