Vacancies

Application Process

To apply for the position with Prior Park Schools, please read the relevant advertisement details and job specification which are downloadable from the right-hand side of this page. Please complete the application form in full and send it to us together with a supporting letter. Please do not send a CV in lieu of completing the application form, as it will not be considered. Application forms add consistency and fairness to the recruitment process by allowing us to compare standard information on candidates.

Please send applications to the following address:

HR Department
Prior Park College
Ralph Allen Drive
Bath  BA2 5AH

Enquiries: Rachel Swainbank
Telephone: 01225 835 353 (ext. 284)
Email: recruitment@priorparkschools.com
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  • Estates Director

    We are a family of schools comprising Prior Park College (Bath), The Paragon Junior School (Bath) and Prior Park School Gibraltar, each providing a high achieving, co-educational, Catholic/Christian education. Our encouraging ethos nurtures pupils to become confident, capable, compassionate and independently-minded young people.

    Following the departure of the current post holder, we are seeking an experienced, skilled and suitably qualified Estates Director who will continue to build on the excellent foundations that have been laid down by their predecessor.

    Based at Prior Park College, the successful applicant will assist the Chief Operating Officer in overseeing the delivery of all non-teaching functions across all of our schools. He or she will be broadly responsible for areas such as Estates, Grounds, Maintenance, Transport, Security, Health and Safety and a wider aspect of other operational functions.

    Applicants should be qualified to degree level with extensive experience of operating within a listed building environment. We are particularly interested in applications from chartered surveying professionals who can demonstrate empathy with the demands of educational enterprise. The ideal candidate will have experience, knowledge and understanding of planning legislation. A proven track record of project management is highly desirable.

    The post holder will be committed to collaborative working and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a strong but warm personal presence and demeanour. Diplomatic manner, flexibility and discretion are essential, as is the ability to prioritise, plan and organise work. The Estates Director will be a natural people manager.

    This role comes with a competitive remuneration and benefits package. To apply, please complete an application form and send it to our HR department along with a supporting letter by 5.00 pm on 31 July 2018. Interviews will take place during the month of August 2018. Application information can be obtained from the website or by contacting our HR department.

  • Business Manager- Prior Park School, Gibraltar

    Prior Park Schools is a family of schools comprising Prior Park College (Bath), The Paragon Junior School (Bath) and Prior Park School Gibraltar, each providing a high achieving, co-educational, Catholic/Christian education. Our encouraging ethos nurtures pupils to become confident, capable, compassionate and independently-minded young people.

    Established in 2016, Prior Park School is a thriving community operating on the former Sacred Heart campus located in the picturesque Old Town, Gibraltar. The school is now entering its third year and the Governors are seeking to appoint a high calibre, experienced, inspirational and dynamic Business Manager to support the Headmaster in guiding the school through its next stage of development.

    The Business Manager will ensure timely and efficient day-to-day business administration and management of the non-teaching activities of the school. The wide-ranging remit includes Premises, Domestic, Finance and HR matters.

    Responsible to the UK-based Estates Director, and with the support of our Team of Bath-based specialists, the Business Manager will ultimately report to the Chief Operating Officer.

    The successful candidate will possess a recognised business/management degree (ideally in accounting or finance) or a relevant vocational qualification supported by appropriate experience. He or she will be an effective communicator (both in Spanish and in English). Excellent interpersonal skills, diplomatic manner, flexibility and discretion are essential, as is the ability to prioritise, plan and organise work. Ideally the Business Manager will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the educational sector with experience of the relevant specific support functions.

    To apply, please complete an application form and send it to our HR department along with a supporting letter by 5.00 pm on 31 July 2018. Interviews will take place during the month of August 2018.

    Enquiries: Miss Rachel Swainbank or Miss Kasia Niec

    Telephone: 01225 835353 ext. 284 or 311

    E-mail: recruitment@priorparkschools.com


  • Part Time Cleaner - Prior Park College

    Term time opportunity

    An excellent opportunity has arisen for a part time Cleaner to join our team based at Prior Park College.

    This post involves cleaning of all areas of the school including classrooms, boarding accommodation, offices, toilets, etc. you will be able to work independently as well as part of a team. The ideal candidate will have good communication and organisation skills with an ability to take initiative, follow verbal and written instructions.

    This is a permanent, part time role, working morning or evening shifts. 

    For more information, please contact our Cleaning Supervisor Becky Acenas on 07584016110 or email: recruitment@priorparkschools.com 

    Prior Park Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

  • Catering Assistant - The Paragon School

    Term time opportunity

    A great opportunity for a Catering Assistant to join our professional Catering team at The Paragon School in Bath.

    Duties will include assisting with food preparation, serving meals, maintaining the general cleanliness of the kitchen and dining areas and washing-up.

    Ideally you will have experience of working within a catering environment or be willing to learn. This part time post would suit someone with excellent standards of customer service, who enjoys working in a busy environment as part of a team. The working hours are from 12pm to 2pm, Monday to Friday.