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Experienced Cook/ Chef de Partie

A few fantastic opportunities have arisen for talented cooks or Chefs de Partie to join our catering partner, Holroyd Howe, at Hatherop Castle.

The positions, both term-time only, are:
– Monday to Friday: 3.45pm to 7.45pm.
– Saturdays and Sundays: 8.30am to 7pm.

The pay rate is £10 per hour and you will also benefit from discounts at major stores, supermarkets and cinema venues.

If you’re interested in applying, please email your CV to catering@hatheropcastle.co.uk


Head of Learning Support

Hatherop Castle School is seeking to appoint a Head of Learning Support to work with and alongside our existing team of staff. As well as working with individual children and small groups, this post will include some class teaching, preferably in the core subjects of Maths and/or English (timing and year groups to be  discussed at interview). There may also be an opportunity to be a part of the SLT depending on  experience. 

You will be a qualified talented teacher, with a good understanding of the National Curriculum including  the EYFS. You will have either state or independent school experience, with a passion for promoting  positive behaviour conducive to learning and an understanding of how to effectively raise standards  particularly among children with SEND and EAL, as well as the AG&T.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, forward-thinking professional to join the Hatherop Castle team of staff. You will have day to day responsibility for ensuring that Hatherop is actively promoting inclusive practice, with a focus on SEND, EAL and AG&T, transition and the tracking of children.

You will be able to work with parents and staff to ensure pupils are supported to reach their potential. 

You will not only be able to teach to a high standard but also to be innovative and creative in your approach, adapting your teaching style to suit the learning needs of the children and be committed to the Hatherop whole school ethos and be prepared to contribute to extra-curricular provision. 

A full job description and person specification can be downloaded below.

Applicant Information Pack

Application Form


Teaching Assistant

A vacancy has arisen for an KS1 Teaching Assistant to work in our Pre-Prep.
Candidates are sought who can demonstrate a track record of supporting children within the Early Years Foundation Stage or Key Stage 1. NQTs and candidates with Child Care Diploma/Certificate Level 3 are welcome to apply.

A full job description and person specification can be found below.

Teaching Assistant Candidate Pack

Application Form


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