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King’s Schools Taunton, comprising of King’s Hall School and King’s College, are committed to providing a supportive working environment to all its members of staff, and we recognise that in order to achieve this it is important to attract, recruit and retain staff who share this commitment. In order to do this we offer a number of benefits to our staff including the following:

  • King’s Schools’ Support Staff Pension Plan and Teachers’ Pension Scheme. If staff wish to pay more into their pension they have the option to do so.
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Staff discount on school day fees

All successful applicants will be required to undergo the relevant safeguarding checks and an enhanced DBS check. A copy of our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy and our Privacy Notice can be found by visiting our Policies page. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.

For further information or to enquire about any of our job vacancies please contact the HR Department on 01823 328105/328100 or drop us an email:

Please note that all applications to the School must be made on a King’s Schools Application Form and CVs on their own cannot be considered.

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Health Centre Nurse

King’s College is a co-educational school for 13-18 year olds. The school has 470 boarding and day pupils and is part of King’s Schools, Taunton, along with our prep school King’s Hall. Set in a beautiful 80-acre site, close to the county town of Taunton, King’s has a strong community ethos, and is a happy and welcoming place to work.

Due to one of our longstanding nurses having a change of career we are now seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Registered Nurse to help with the smooth running of the Health Centre. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and ability to work autonomously. Experience of minor injuries and child health would be an advantage.

The role is term-time only and shifts would be based on a new shift pattern of 2 x ‘25 hour’ shifts per week to cover the 33 weeks of term. We are looking for someone to work Tuesday 9.30am – Wednesday 10.30am and Friday 9.30am – Saturday 10.30am. We acknowledge the notice period for nurses so are prepared to wait for the right candidate.

The post will offer a competitive salary, remuneration package and benefits along with an opportunity to work in a wonderful family friendly environment.

For further details and an application pack, please contact the HR Dept on 01823 328105/328100 or email:

Closing Date: Tuesday 18 August 2020

Interviews will be held: Tuesday 25 August 2020

King’s College is a Woodard School. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. The above post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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