Great Walstead School

Residential Gap Student, Lindfield

Location: Lindfield RH16 2QL

Salary: Competitive Salary

Working Pattern: (Fixed Term 01/09/2020 to 09/07/2021)

Closing date: 24 April 2020


Great Walstead School is an Independent Prep School for children aged 2½ - 13 years situated in 300 acres of woodland, with excellent facilities and a caring family atmosphere. You will be joining a thriving prep school in the heart of Sussex with a friendly, hardworking and supportive team.

We are looking to appoint Residential Gap Students who would like the opportunity to work within a school environment.

We are looking for candidates with varied interests such as music and sport.

Duties for the Gap Student will include:
• Participating in the day to day activities of the school
• Provide assistance to the Science, Art and Sports Departments
• Being a proactive and committed member of the School
• Assisting with general duties in the school
• Assisting with school events and trips

The successful candidate will:
• Have a good standard of education to include GCSE Maths and English grade C/grade 4 or above
• Have good IT skills
• Be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
• Be able to work as part of a team and be approachable, friendly and cheerful.

Both residential and non-residential applications will be considered

Further details and an application form can be obtained at the School’s website

Great Walstead School, Lindfield, Haywards Heath, West Sussex RH16 2QL Telephone 01444 483528

The closing date is noon on 24th April 2020 but applicants will be considered as they are received and the school reserves the right to appoint at any point during the application process.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all of our staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS and to register with the update service

Data Handling – please refer to Great Walstead’s Data Protection Policy and Privacy Notice which can be found on the School’s website.

Registered Charity No 307002

Great Walstead School
East Mascalls Lane, Lindfield, West Sussex RH16 2QL
Tel: 01444 483528