Current Vacancies

To apply for any of the vacancies:

You can download an Application form and job descriptions which are found at the bottom of this webpage. Alternatively, if you would prefer a hard copy please call the HR department on 01242 527631.

Applications can be sent via post to the following address:
Human Resources Department, National Star College, Ullenwood, Cheltenham, GL53 9QU

Or by email:
hr@natstar.ac.uk

Please note in line with Equal Opportunities, we do not accept CVs as part of the application process.

National Star is proud to have been awarded the Two Ticks Positive About Disabled People symbol.

As a registered charity it is not our practice to acknowledge the receipt of application forms or to notify those candidates who are not shortlisted. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

National Star Foundation is the charity that supports students at the National Star College, an "outstanding college" (Ofsted 2012), as well as providing a wide range of services for people with disabilities.An Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required - further information on the pre-employment checks undertaken can be found under jobs.

We value a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

All posts are term time and based at our main Ullenwood site unless otherwise stated.

Applications will be accepted up to midday on the closing date unless stated otherwise on the individual vacancy notice

Fundraising Events Officer

National Star, Ullenwood, GL53 9QU
FTE £18,000 - £20,000 per annum
37 hours per week
Closing date: Thursday 23rd October 2014 at Noon

Are you an exceptional organiser with a passion and drive for events fundraising? Then why not join our dynamic fundraising department to support and deliver a new and exciting portfolio of mass participation events.

Your role will be a key part of our events fundraising hub, delivering excellent event logistics delivery, marketing and stewardship to event participants. You will have the opportunity to shape our event portfolio and provide fundraising support and encouragement to challenge participants.

Do you have experience of implementing and promoting events and working within a target driven environment?

Join us to make a difference and help achieve our ambitious fundraising targets.

Interview date: Tuesday 4th November 2014

For further details and to apply, please visit www.natstar.ac.uk or call the HR team on 01242 527631.

Cook

National Star, Gloucester
£6.95 per hour
15 hours per week (3pm - 6pm or 4pm - 7pm), all year post
Closing date: Friday 24th October at Noon

Hours of work will initially be either 3pm - 6pm or 4pm - 7pm Monday to Friday but are subject to change due to You will support the residents to plan menus within an agreed budget. You will also prepare and cook meals with residents and plan meals to be cooked by other staff. You will be responsible for purchasing foods and ensuring that food and kitchens meet high standards of hygiene and cleanliness. You will have good cooking and communication skills. Hours of work will initially be 3pm to 6pm. Basic Food Hygiene Certificate Desirable.

Catering Assistant

National Star, Ullenwood, GL53 9QU
£6.79 per hour
Sundays 8.30am – 7.00pm, term time only
Closing date: Tuesday 28th October 2014

You will undertake various catering duties, including serving food, cleaning and assisting the chef to enable the smooth running of the area. You will be able to work as part of a team and use your initiative. A Basic Food Hygiene Certificate is desirable, training will be provided.

Food and Beverage Assistant

National Star, Ullenwood
£7.53 per hour
Variable hours
Closing date: Wednesday 5th November at Noon

To provide a high standard of service to all college users of the Star Bar and kitchen by providing food, beverages, licensed bar & snack service to college and legislative standards.

Senior Facilitator

National Star, Cheltenham
£18,515 per annum
Closing date: Wednesday 19th November 2014 at Noon

Supporting the Residential Manager in the successful running of the residence, you will ensure that the highest standards of care are provided, encourage the learners in their personal development, and supervise and lead staff. You will have 2 year’s care experience and ideally a+ NVQ Level 3 in Care (or equivalent) or willingness to obtain.

Cook

National Star, Cheltenham
£15,030 pro rata
1525 hours per week
Closing date: Tuesday 4th November at Noon

You will support the residents to plan menus within an agreed budget. You will also prepare and cook meals with residents and plan meals to be cooked by other staff. You will be responsible for purchasing foods and ensuring that food and kitchens meet high standards of hygiene and cleanliness. You will have good cooking and communication skills. Hours of work will initially be 3pm to 6pm. Basic Food Hygiene Certificate Desirable.

Lead Physiotherapist

National Star, Cheltenham
35 - 44 hours p/w over 40 weeks (5 days per week)
£34- £36,000k based on 44hrs over 40weeks
Closing date: Tuesday 28th October at Noon
Interviews: Week commencing 3rd November 2014

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced practitioner to provide leadership and day to day management of our innovative physiotherapy team. As part of the learning programmes directorate you will work with tutors, support staff and other therapists to enable young people with disabilities, learning difficulties and acquired brain injuries to reach their goals.
To enable you to do this you will be working in a beautiful setting, with fantastic facilities including an aquatic therapy pool, sensory rooms, extensive equipment as well as a supportive and proactive team.


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Senior Facilitator1.21 MB
Cook - Cheltenham1.2 MB
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