Work for QE

Here at QE, we are proud of our dedicated, professional and highly-qualified workforce who are central to the overall QE community success story. Our staff work as one team – whether they are directly teaching or supporting students as part of the school and pastoral teams or working as part of our estates team who make sure that the campus not only works as it should but is a vibrant learning and living environment in which every student can thrive.

Why work for QE?

The staff at QE benefit from a friendly work atmosphere set inside beautiful surroundings. All our staff receive competitive salaries, a pension scheme, free access to a dedicated staff gym, free on-site parking, school and nursery fee discounts for staff children and invitations to engaging staff socials. 

Safeguarding at QE

QE is committed to ensuring a safe environment for its pupils and staff. Applicants will be required to provide proof of identity and undergo the relevant DBS checks for their role.

Any questions on individual roles, identity and DBS checks or the recruitment process can be sent to the HR department at: recruitment@qe.org  

Current Vacancies

House Parent

We are searching a House Parent who will report to the Senior House Parent, to help in developing a House that both students and staff are proud to be part of. To provide a cohesive structure in all aspects of day to day running of a Boarding House.

Full job description can be downloaded here

 

Creative Arts Technician 

We are searching for a Creative Arts Technician to undertake duties in support of the work of the teaching staff in the Creative Arts department.

This job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the Collegiate and the role develops. The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the Collegiate need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed in this job description. 

Full job description can be downloaded here

 

Management Information Finance Assistant

We are searching for a Management Information Finance Assistant who will provide support to the Chief Finance Officer with internal and external reporting, along with support and oversight of the finance department.

Full job description can be downloaded here


Community Assistant (Boarding) 

We are searching for a Community Assistant in our Boarding Department to provide a support service to ensure the smooth running of the Collegiate, maintaining the high standards of the Collegiate.

This job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the Collegiate and the role develops. The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the Collegiate need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed in this job description. 

Full job description can be downloaded here


School Nurse

We are searching for a School Nurse to provide excellent nursing care, both in patient and first aid. As School Nurse your line manager will be the School Sister.  You will work within a team led by the School Sister.  Your principal role is to provide excellent care to students. 

This job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the Collegiate and the role develops. The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the Collegiate need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed in this job description.

Full job description can be downloaded here

Bus Driver

We are searching for a Bus Driver to join our dynamic Estate’s team as a member of Transport Fleet, offering a bespoke bus service for our students. Our drivers are responsible for collecting our pupils in the morning and to return pupils after school to the designated points, the location of which will be dependent upon the route allocated. This is a rewarding and fulfilling job within the collegiate where a good sense of humour, tact and diplomacy, a warm friendly personality with the ability to adjust are essential!

This job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the Collegiate and the role develops. The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the Collegiate need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed in this job description. 

Full job description can be downloaded here

Community Assistant

We are searching for a Community Assistant to provide a support service to ensure the smooth running of the Collegiate, maintaining the high standards of the Collegiate. The Community Assistant will be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health and safety, security, confidentiality and data protection, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person.

This job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the Collegiate and the role develops. The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the Collegiate need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed in this job description. 

Full job description can be downloaded here

 

 

Application Forms and Reference Documents

To apply, please complete the application form shown below and send it to us via e-mail to recruitment@qe.org or post to FAO: HR Department, Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate, Thorpe Underwood Estate, Thorpe Underwood, York. YO26 9SS.

For boarding staff vacancies, please use the following application form:

Application Form - Boarding Staff

For teaching staff vacancies, please use the following application form:

Application Form - Teaching Staff

For non-teaching staff vacancies, please use the following application form:

Application Form - Other Staff