Careers

At Pilgrims School we nurture a child’s inherent curiosity and creativity to provide the best possible educational start.  Every aspect of our school from the design of our buildings, to the way that we teach focuses on letting children be children while helping them to flourish.

We understand the diverse needs of family life and aim to establish a mutual trust and understanding between family and home.  In addition to the school curriculum, we offer a range of extra-curricular activities throughout the academic year to further encourage and support the children’s curiosity, creativity and passion to complement what they learn during the school day.

As a team we continuously strive to achieve an outstanding level of care and education for every pupil.  If you’re an inspirational teacher, qualified Early Years practitioner, teaching assistant or a dedicated and experienced support professional who is interested in becoming part of the Pilgrims family, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in applying in any of these vacancies please complete the application form below and return it via our recruitment email address (recruitment@pilgrims-school.org.uk) or by post to Mrs Barbara Courtney, PA to Headteacher, Pilgrims Pre Prep, Brickhill Drive, Bedford, MK41 7QZ.

EY PRACTITIONER

Monday-Friday
8am-4pm/10am-6pm
Pilgrims’ term time

We are currently seeking an Early Years Practitioner, with NVQ Level 3 qualification (or equivalent), and key person experience.  This is a full time position with shift pattern of 8am-4pm and 10am-6pm, Monday to Friday, Pilgrims’ term time.

If you are passionate about working with young children, are highly professional and enjoy working as part of a team then we would love to hear from you.

In return, we offer a competitive salary (based on qualifications and experience) plus life insurance, enhanced annual leave, a generous pension scheme, health care and free on-site parking.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 18 October.

 

To view the Job Description please click here

To view the Person Specification please click here

To view the equal opportunities form please click here

To apply for the position, please download the application form

 

Saturday Receptionist

8.45am-4.30pm on Saturday, term time plus four weeks.

The purpose of the role is to allow swimming pool users to access the pool during scheduled times, to test the water and to clean afterwards.

Closing date for completed applications is: 12 noon on 18th October.

 

To view the Job Description please click here

To view the Person Specification please click here

To view the equal opportunities form please click here

To apply for the position, please download the application form

Cleaning Operative

Mon­day to Friday
3 hours per day between 5pm –9pm
initial 3 month contract

The successful candidate will have the ability to ensure that cleaning specifications are maintained to a consistently high standard, the ability to demonstrate attention to detail and knowledge of cleaning machinery and materials. The ability to use scrubbing/buffing machinery would be advantageous although not essential.

Closing date for completed applications is: 12 noon on 18th October.

 

To view the Job Description please click here

To view the Person Specification please click here

To view the equal opportunities form please click here

To apply for the position, please download the application form

 

Closing date for completed applications is: 12 noon on 18th October

 

 

If you’d like to review our policies and parental contracts

Polices for each part of the school are overarching and are openly available to all via the main school reception.

Our  Safeguarding Children Policy February 2018 can be downloaded here.

Parental Contracts:

Little Pilgrims and Pre-School 2018

Main School 2018

Pupil Privacy Notice

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