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Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 600 students aged 13-19.  With over 40 nationalities represented amongst our students, we enjoy a wonderfully diverse environment with a strong community feel and decency, trust and respect at our core.  All employees play an important part in providing all that is required for the students in our care.  If you are looking for an opportunity to work as part of a great team in a beautiful setting with first class facilities, excellent working conditions and rates of pay, plus many additional benefits, we currently have the following vacancies:

 

DINING ROOM ASSISTANTS (PART-TIME)

We are recruiting for part-time Dining Room Assistants and have a number of shifts available:  5.15pm – 8pm Monday to Friday, 9am – 2pm and 5pm – 7pm on Saturdays and 10.30am – 2pm and 5pm – 7.30pm on Sundays.  Previous experience in a similar role would be helpful, although full training will be given.

A competitive salary will be offered to the successful candidate.

Job Description (evenings and weekends) – Job Description – Dining Room Assistant (eve-wkends) Feb 18

Application Form – Application form July 2019

Information for Applicants – Support Staff application info (Dec 17)

If you would like to apply for the above vacancy please complete an application form and email it to E.Carson@concordcollege.org.uk. 

If you have any queries please contact our HR Administrator, Miss E Carson:  recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk Tel. 01694 731631.

Please note CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.

 

ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN (PART-TIME)

We are seeking to appoint a part-time Assistant Librarian to assist in the day-to-day running of the busy College library and its ICT facilities, including the Oliver library management system. The successful candidate will be a graduate, ideally with a qualification in librarianship, and will have experience of the tasks necessary for the smooth operation of a school library together with possessing excellent communication and IT skills. Normal hours of work will be 9.30am to 5.30pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (total: 22.5 hours per week). The postholder will not be required to work in the months of December, July and August, although flexibility is required.

In addition to a competitive salary, other benefits will include the provision of a free lunch, a defined contribution pension scheme, income protection and life assurance schemes.

The closing date for applications is midday 20 September 2019.

Job Description – Job Description – Assistant Librarian

Application Form – Application form July 2019

Information for Applicants – Support Staff application info (Dec 17)

If you would like to apply for the above vacancy please complete an application form and email it to E.Carson@concordcollege.org.uk.

If you have any queries please contact our HR Administrator, Miss E Carson: recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk Tel. 01694 731631.

Please note CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.

 

Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Child protection screening is undertaken which includes checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

TEACHING VACANCIES

TEACHER OF PHYSICS

We wish to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic full-time Teacher of Physics on a fixed term contract basis from January 2020 until the end of the summer term in June 2020.

Applicants should be capable of teaching to A level and be confident supporting Oxbridge candidates. The ability to teach another subject may be an advantage. A willingness to contribute to the broader life of the college is expected.

We offer a generous remuneration package which includes a salary significantly above Main Scale, duty payments, free meals, Teachers’ Pensions and private health insurance.

The closing date for applications is midday 30 September 2019.

Job Description – Job description – Physics (Aug 19)

Application Form – Application form July 2019

Information for Applicants – Teacher application info (Jan 18)

If you would like to apply for the above vacancy please complete an application form and email it to S.Holland@concordcollege.org.uk.

If you have any queries please contact our Senior HR Administrator, Mrs S Holland: recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk Tel. 01694 731631.

Please note CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.

 

TEACHER OF CHINESE

We wish to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic part-time Teacher Chinese.

The successful candidate will be capable of teaching Mandarin and Cantonese Chinese to A level, principally to native or near-native speakers of Chinese, and prepare them effectively for all aspects of their A level examination. The classes will take place off timetable, on weekday evenings. In addition, the successful candidate will be capable of preparing native speakers and near-native speakers of Mandarin or Cantonese Chinese for the GCSE examination, and will conduct the speaking examination as teacher-examiner. These classes will also take place off timetable, after 4pm. A willingness to contribute to the broader life of the College is expected.

We offer a generous remuneration package which includes a salary significantly above Main Scale, duty payments, free meals, Teachers’ Pensions and a pro rata contribution to private health insurance.

The closing date for applications is midday Friday 27 September 2019. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 30 September 2019.

Job Description – Job Description – Mandarin Chinese Teacher Sep 19

Application Form – Application form July 2019

Information for Applicants – Teacher application info (Jan 18)

If you would like to apply for the above vacancy please complete an application form and email it to S.Holland@concordcollege.org.uk.

If you have any queries please contact our Senior HR Administrator, Mrs S Holland: recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk Tel. 01694 731631.

Please note CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.

 

How to apply

If you wish to register your interest please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter of application to our Senior HR Administrator, Mrs S Holland: recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk

 

Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Child protection screening is undertaken which includes checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

If you are interested in working abroad, please see the below information about Shanghai Concord Bilingual School.

Shanghai Concord Bilingual School

Shanghai Concord Bilingual School first opened its doors to students in September 2017. The school is being developed in association with its prestigious sister school, Concord College (UK) a renowned international college whose academic excellence places it at the very top of the UK examination league tables. Concord College (UK) is lending its considerable experience and expertise in support of this new venture.

The aim of Shanghai Concord is to create a place of learning where students can flourish in a supportive atmosphere of harmony, trust and decency, whilst committed to striving for academic excellence at every level.

Initially the college recruited students in Grade 6 (age 11) and Grade 10 (age 15) and will grow each year to eventually include all years from 6 to 12 (age 11 to 18).

In September 2018 the school will also be opening a Primary Department and is aiming to recruit students into Grades 1 and 2 in the first instance.  The courses offered will incorporate the traditional Chinese curriculum in a bilingual environment, whilst also offering students IGCSE and A levels, with the intention of preparing students for entry into the top universities throughout the world.

We do not currently have any  vacancies, however please see the application form below if you would like to register your interest with us.

Application form – Shanghai Concord Bilingual School Teacher Application Form

How to apply

If you wish to register your interest please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter of application to Mrs Sarah Holland, Senior HR Administrator – recruitment@concordcollege.org.uk

Further information is also available on the Shanghai Concord website www.concordschool.com.cn