Vacancies

School Secretary/Secretarial Administrator

We require a well-qualified, highly motivated, versatile and resilient individual to work in our School Office. A willingness to work as part of a strong team, to play a full part in the life of the School and a commitment to the ethos of the School are essential requirements. 

The successful candidate will be expected primarily to have strong administrative and secretarial skills and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The role is an enabling one that allows the School to carry out its primary function of educating children.

The role is primarily term time only (Mondays to Fridays) but does require additional hours to be worked during the school holidays to complete essential adminsitrative tasks. 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant must be willing to undergo enhanced DBS checks.

For further details and an Application Pack please contact the Headmistress' PA on 01275 462743 or via email: bursar@fairfieldschool.org.uk 

Closing date for applications: Friday 22 October 2021. Interviews will take place on Wednesday 3 November 2021.

 

Classroom Assistant

We have opportunities for a qualified (Level 3 minimum) Classroom Assistant, 4 days per week.

You must have a genuine love of working with children and will be committed to providing children with outstanding support and education. You will be expected to play a full part in the life of the school and should have knowledge of the Early Years and primary curriculum. A willingness to work as part of a team and a commitment to the ethos of the school are essential. Fairfield is a thriving, successful co-educational independent primary school with 120+ pupils aged 2-11. There is one class per year group.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant must be willing to undergo enhanced DBS checks.

For further details and an Application Form please contact the Headmistress' PA on 01275 462743 or via email: bursar@fairfieldschool.org.uk

 

Kitchen Assistant

We have a vacancy in our catering department for a part-time kitchen assistant.  Experience is preferable but not necessary as full training will be given.

Hours are 11.00am - 2.00pm (Monday to Thursday) and 9.00am - 2.00pm (Friday).  Total of 17 hours per week term time only.

Duties will include: 

washing up, clearing away, helping to set up the hall for lunch, cleaning the kitchen. The role may also include assisting the Cook to prepare, cook and serve lunch, including preparing food for children with medical and dietary needs e.g. diabetes, coeliac. The ideal candidate will be hardworking, adaptable and cheerful. 

Closing date for applications is 8th October 2021 and interviews will take place on 13th October 2021.

For an application pack please contact 01275 462743 or email bursar@fairfieldschool.org.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Employment is conditional upon satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

 

After School Care Supervisor

We are seeking a qualified After School Care (ASC) Supervisor to join our team. The job involves providing care and play for children within a safe, stimulating and vibrant environment. We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic, professional and hardworking individual to join our small team.

The School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and an Enhanced DBS check is required for this role. The role is term time only but there are always opportunities to pick up additional shifts during school holiday periods by working in our Holiday Club, which is open to Fairfield and non-Fairfield pupils during school holiday periods.

Our ASC caters for children aged between 3 and 11, all of whom attend our school. 

Skills and attributes required:

  • Minimum Level 3 childcare qualification
  • Enthusiastic
  • Energetic
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Should love working with children and enjoy the outdoor environment, whatever the weather!
  • Hardworking
  • Should enjoy working as part of a team.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Employment is conditional upon satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

For an Application Pack please email: bursar@fairfieldschool.org.uk or telephone 01275 462743.

 

 

 

 

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“We moved our son to Fairfield as we felt he needed a nurturing and caring environment coupled with an education to suit his individual needs and, after much consideration, we chose Fairfield as we felt it ticked all the boxes. However, we obviously hoped all we had been told and had seen would be proven once he started.”

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Fairfield Way

Backwell

Bristol BS48 3PD

Fairfield is accredited by the Independent Schools Council, affiliated to the Independent Schools Association and the Association of PNEU Schools.

Fairfield PNEU School (Backwell) Limited is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England No. 814684. The company is established for charitable purposes. Charity No. 310215.

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