£12.72 Per Hour
Requied from January 2024
Are you a qualified driver, looking to work flexibly in the local area and support our school community? We are seeking to appoint a minibus driver to join our team of drivers to assist in the transportation of our students on school trips, sporting fixtures and events. Students will be accompanied by a member of staff at all times.
Hours of work will vary depending on requirements and fixtures.
To join our team, you must:
Have held a full, clean drivers’ licence which includes a category D1 or a PCV licence (Personal Commuting Vehicles) for at least 2 years.
Enjoy working as part of a close team and have the ability to communicate effectively with staff and students
Have good knowledge of the local area, be familiar with transport routes, and are happy to work on an ad-hoc, flexible basis with the availability to work evenings and weekends if required.
Who are we?
Weatherhead High School is a large 11 to 18 oversubscribed girls’ comprehensive school with approximately 1540 students on roll. There is an excellent mixed Sixth Form with nearly 300 students. We have a PAN of 254 for each year group from Year 7 to 11 and the school of choice for girls in Wallasey and the surrounding area.
The facilities are amongst the best in the country – we have an excellent building, which really enhances teaching & learning as well as our extra-curricular provision. Students and teachers benefit from well-presented classrooms, excellent creative arts and sports facilities and up-to-date ICT provision. The school is located close to the M53 and the Wallasey Tunnel, and is easily accessible from Liverpool and Cheshire by car or public transport.
Students are both engaged and engaging; they enjoy learning and are warm and enthusiastic about the opportunities offered to them. Staff work hard and are well rewarded. There is a great team spirit amongst the staff and a strong emphasis is placed on professional growth and development.
We were judged to be an Ofsted ‘Good’ provider in our recent inspection in November 2022. During the inspection, inspectors commented that ‘Weatherhead High School is a happy and friendly learning community. Pupils, students in the Sixth Form and staff are proud to belong to this school. Relationships between staff and pupils are strong.’
Weatherhead High School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced DBS will be required for this post. Weatherhead High School is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from all people regardless of their sex, creed, marital status, race, age, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.
How to apply
For further information about the school and this opportunity, please visit our website at www.weatherheadhigh.co.uk/join-us/work-with-us/ or telephone / email the school (for the attention of Mrs Finn, HR Manager).
Tel: 0151 631 4000
Please complete the application form, including the names and addresses of two referees, and submit it with a letter of application to the Headteacher (addressing the criteria set out in the person specification and of no more than two sides in length). The application form and letter must be submitted via post or email. Please note we are only able to accept application forms downloaded from the school website.