Carpenter, Felsted, Essex

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Felsted SchoolFelsted, Essex
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Starting Salary c.£24,000 depending on skills, knowledge and experience
Contract term: Permanent

Permanent | Full-time | All-year round (52 weeks per year)

Starting Salary c.£24,000 depending on skills, knowledge and experience

A suitably skilled, qualified and enthusiastic carpenter is required on a permanent basis at this prestigious School in north Essex.

As a Carpenter, the successful candidate will carry out a wide range of carpentry work including all types of doors, studwork, veneered sheets and laminates, repairs and installation of glass panes. This is a vital role within our School and Works department, which will provide the opportunity for the right person to showcase their skills within a growing business.

The successful candidate would ideally hold a Level 2 qualification in Carpentry and Joinery (or an equivalent qualification) that has prior working experience, particularly in all types of timber, timber facings and fastenings. Applications will also be considered from those who have demonstrable industry experience. It is essential that candidates are able to pay close attention to detail, make accurate measurements and work well with others within the team and wider personnel across the School. 

Further information and a full job description can be found within the ‘Role Information Pack’.

This role is a permanent position working five days per week from 8:00am to 5:00pm between Monday and Saturday, all-year round. The starting salary for this role is c.£24,000 depending on skills, knowledge and experience. 

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked, unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, subsidised on-site Coffee Shop by illy and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities. 

We are rated ‘Excellent in every aspect' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. 

Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 15 November 2018 at 9:00am

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 20 November 2018 

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website to complete our online application process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Felsted School
Address: Felsted, Essex, CM6 3LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1371 822600