Are you look for a unique challenge? Are you passionate, hardworking and committed to ensuring all learners make the best possible progress? Are you curious, innovative and looking for high quality professional development? If you are we’d love you to join us!

Darton is a popular and vibrant 11-16 school which serves the communities of Darton, Kexborough and is within easy reach of Leeds, Wakefield and surrounding areas, located minutes from J38 of the M1. Our amazing building offers exceptional facilities for our learners, we have superb sports facilities , modern science labs and excellent performance spaces. The school is continuing to develop its ICT infrastructure and use of mobile and new technologies to support and enhance learning.

Darton College is a rapidly improving school, with a strong positive culture that promotes and supports learning for all.

Darton College is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced CRB check.

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Assistant Cook – Grade 4
30hrs – ( £13,178 – £14,686)

General Assistants – Grade 2
10hrs – £8.25p/hr (£3,936 per annum) (inc Living Wage)
15hrs – £8.25p/hr (£5,904 per annum) (inc Living Wage)

Assistant Cook

Working under the direction of the Catering Manager the successful candidate will undertake food preparation, more complex cooking, serving food and cleaning duties. Also, the Assistant Cook will be responsible for cash reconciliation at the end of each day and will deputise for the Catering Manager in her absence.

Catering Assistant

Working under the direction of the Catering Manager the successful candidates will undertake food preparation, simple cooking and serving of food and cleaning duties. Duties will include basic preparation of food and beverages, simple cooking, transporting and serving of meals, general kitchen and dining room duties and cleaning of the kitchen, its surrounds and equipment.

The deadline date for all applications to be received by: Friday 3rd March 2017

Interviews for this post TBC.


£8.25 p/hr

We are looking to appoint several examination invigilators to supplement the team of existing staff within school who carry out exam invigilation, providing additional support in the examination process. You will work under the direction of the Data and Examinations Lead to provide efficient examination invigilation and related tasks.

Ideally we are looking for people who can work at least three days per week during the exam seasons in order to ensure availability.

Application packs are available from and returnable to Darton College by 12.00 noon on Friday 17th February 2017.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

For these positions the selected candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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