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Conveniently located in the heart of England, close to Nottingham and Derby, Trent College and The Elms offer a fantastic place to work.

Current Vacancies

  • NOTICE TO ALL CANDIDATES – for appointment to any post at this school

    Trent College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Should your application be successful; an enhanced disclosure will be requested from the Disclosure and Barring Service and any contractual offer will be subject to rigorous recruitment procedures.

    Your appointment will be subject to a vetting procedure.

    As part of the process we have to confirm your identity and in this respect we should be grateful if you would bring with you to interview your current passport or new style driving licence plus at least two proofs of current address – such as a recent utility bill, credit card statement, etc.

    If there is anything which you wish to disclose in advance of an interview, you should send this information in under separate cover for the attention of the HR Manager in an envelope marked “Confidential”.

    The successful applicant for this post will be required to obtain an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). The appointment remains provisional until this process has been completed.

    Information relating to any conviction provided to the school by the Disclosure service will be treated in strict confidence and will not necessarily be a bar to appointment.

    Staff SAFER Recruitment Policy (PDF)

  • Art Technician (maternity leave)

    Term Time (3 days per week to be worked on a Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday) + 15 days

    Trent is a successful selective day and boarding school where musical accomplishment, participation in the arts, academic excellence and sporting achievement are all highly prized.

    We are looking to appoint a technician to work within our vibrant Art Department. The Technician will have a background in art and design, ideally with experience in digital and film photographic processes. Duties include working alongside the Art teaching staff, helping in the preparation of lessons, ordering and managing stock and the general maintenance of this very busy department.

    The salary and benefits package is competitive and includes a generous school fee discount. Employees currently enjoy complimentary use of the excellent leisure and dining facilities plus free car parking.

    An application form and job description can be downloaded from the website www.trentcollege.net

    Please complete an application form and send it with a covering letter to Morag Daykin (HR Manager) Trent College, Derby Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham NG10 4AD.To submit an electronic application form please email recruitment@trentcollege.net.

    Download application form

    Download job description

    Closing date: noon, Monday 27th January 2020
    Interview: week commencing 3rd February 2020

    Trent College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note, should your application be successful a full range of vetting checks will be undertaken including an enhanced DBS check.

  • Casual Nursery Nurses

    The Elms Nursery nurtures babies and toddlers from six weeks to three years, in close association with the well-established Pre-School. Together, the Pre-School and Nursery ensure there is continuity and progression for its children fifty-one weeks of the year.

    The Nursery is open 7.30am to 6.30pm.

    We are looking for caring and experienced Nursery Nurses of outstanding calibre, qualified to NVQ Level 3 who will provide the highest standards of quality care and education, ensuring that health and safety and security measures are constantly maintained.

    All staff need to be aware of and act in accordance with current legislation, policy and procedures and contribute to a programme of activities suitable to the age range of children in their area in conjunction with other staff.

    Remuneration will include a competitive salary a generous holiday entitlement and complimentary use of the School’s excellent dining and sports facilities.

    Download Application Form 

    A completed application form and a covering letter should be sent to Hannah Nicol, HR Advisor, Trent College, Derby Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham NG10 4AD or by email to recruitment@trentcollege.net.

    Trent College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note, should your application be successful a full range of vetting checks will be undertaken including an enhanced DBS check.

Our benefits*

Working within a beautiful campus

Free car parking

Use of leisure facilities

Access to free refreshments

Free lunch

Discounted school fees

Contributory pension

Welcoming community

Generous annual leave allowance

*Depending on hours of work.