Employment Opportunities
Accordion HR Administrator
Giggleswick School is a co-educational day and boarding school situated in the stunning rural location of the Yorkshire Dales, within walking distance of the popular market town of Settle, and just over an hour from both Leeds and Manchester.
 
We are seeking a passionate, energetic and highly motivated HR Administrator to join our team. The main purpose of this role is to support the HR Manager in delivering of the school’s strategic aims and objectives and providing an outstanding HR Service to the school.
 
This is an exciting opportunity for either an experienced HR Administrator or a recent HR graduate looking for their first role.  You will provide support across all generalist HR processes including; delivering a first-class recruitment service, maintaining the Schools HR Databases and providing day to day advice and guidance to line managers and employees whilst supporting the HR Manager.
 
The successful candidate will have worked in a similar role previously and will understand HR processes.  It is essential that you have strong IT skills and experience of the Microsoft Office suite.  You will be a strong communicator, who can plan, prioritise and work with minimal supervision. 
 
The closing date for applications is Thursday 21 March 2019.  For further details and an application pack please email hr@giggleswick.org.uk
Accordion Teacher of Mathematics
Start date: September 2019
Closing date: Thursday 28th March 2019
Salary: Competitive salary in line with qualifications and experience.  
 
Giggleswick School is seeking to appoint an inspirational teacher of Mathematics. The successful candidate will be a dynamic and engaging teacher with the ability to teach Mathematics from KS3 to A level.   The ability to teach Further Maths at A Level would be advantageous.
 
They will have the passion and expertise to deliver first class teaching which will stimulate pupils of all abilities, ensuring that they make excellent progress.
 
The senior school has a growing reputation for achieving excellent academic results and the successful candidate will be expected to continue to build upon this recent success. 
 
This vacancy is within a well-established and successful Mathematics department so would be an ideal environment to progress your career.  NQT’s are also welcomed to apply. We will also consider an application from a future Maths graduate who wishes to complete a PGCE whilst working at Giggleswick via the University of Buckingham.
 
Any prospective candidate will be expected to show an active commitment to the values and expectations of our boarding community and to the welfare of the pupils within it. The successful candidate will be required to do House Duty and have Tutees. Enthusiasm to assist in a strong co-curriculum is an important quality of all who work at Giggleswick. 
 
Competitive salary in line with qualifications and experience.  Assistance with accommodation may be available.  If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Nicola Prince, HR Assistant for further details and an application pack. Email: hr@giggleswick.org.uk telephone: 01729 893 096. 
 
We reserve the right to close early subject to receiving suitable applications – we therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest convenience.
Accordion Resident Artist (Ceramics)
Salary and accommodation provided.
 
Giggleswick School is situated in the stunning location of the Yorkshire Dales and we are seeking an outstanding ceramicist to join our art department for a one year residency within our well-equipped ceramics studio.
 
Previous teaching experience is not necessary but passion, enthusiasm and the ability to engage our pupils is.
 
If you are a vibrant artist seeking a new challenge, then please contact our HR Assistant on hr@giggleswick.org.uk or telephone 01729 893 096.
 
Closing date: Wednesday 24th April 2018
Accordion Apprentice - Maintenance
Starting Date: ASAP
 
Closing Date: 24th April 2019 (we reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy should a suitable candidate be found so early application is advised)
 
Starting Salary: Apprenticeship
 
Contract: Full time 35 hours a week
 
At Giggleswick we equip young people with the skills and confidence they need to embrace the world beyond school and lead happy, fulfilling lives. Our approach to education combines excellent academic achievement, ambition and strong self-belief, creating well-rounded individuals with a lifelong desire to learn
 
We are looking for a Maintenance Apprentice who will learn and use skills across plumbing, electrical, plant and general maintenance, working in line with Health & Safety legislation.
 
The successful candidate would ideally have an interest in pursuing a career in maintenance and have an eye for detail and the ability to follow prescribed procedures and methods of working.
 
If you are interested in applying for this Apprenticeship, then please contact Richard Tordoff at Craven College who are managing the recruitment and selection of this Apprentice role on our behalf rtordoff@craven-college.ac.uk

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