Job Vacancies

Lichfield Cathedral School is a flourishing co-educational independent school in Staffordshire for ages 3 to 18.  Our school community is based on core values of learning, faith, leadership and service, whose purpose is to educate and inspire young people to become confident, enthusiastic and responsible members of society.

Set in the historic Cathedral Close, we draw upon our substantial heritage to provide an exceptional education. We work hard to provide an imaginative and challenging curriculum that focuses on academic excellence, music, the creative and performing arts, sports and service to the community. We are proud to have created a happy and supportive environment nurturing the talents that each child has within.

If you are interested in applying for one or more of the vacancies advertised below, please download the relevant documentation and send completed applications to:

Miss S Bayley,
Senior HR Administrator,
Lichfield Cathedral School,
The Palace, The Close,
Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7LH.

Lichfield Cathedral School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all applicants will be subject to DBS disclosure in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice.

Registered Charity No. 1137481 Company No. 07302696

Facilities Manager

Start Date: as soon as possible
Full time hours
Salary: dependent on experience

We are looking to appoint an experienced, qualified and dedicated Facilities Manager to ensure that the highest standards are kept throughout all School sites, both buildings and grounds. This is an excellent opportunity for a person with the right skills and experience to have a hands on role across a complex premises.

You will manage a small team of maintenance and cleaning staff across both the Lichfield and Longdon sites, and will be the main point of contact for all contractors. There will also be close liaison with the Cathedral Estates team.

The successful candidate will have the responsibility for the management of all premises to ensure that buildings meet all Health and Safety requirements and facilities comply with current legislation. You will be responsible for a rolling programme of works for refurbishment and maintenance of all school buildings, and be responsible for the departmental budget in this respect.

Please note that the exact job description is subject to the skills of the candidates that apply. This can further be discussed if you are invited to interview in relation to your experience and areas of expertise.

Following the latest excellent ISI Inspection received by the School, we are looking for the right candidate to fill this role, to join a team that supports the school in providing the outstanding education that our pupils receive, that the report reflects.

The closing date for applications is Monday 21st August at 12Noon.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please read the job description, complete the application and submit as detailed above.

Admissions Assistant

We are currently recruiting for a full-time Admissions Assistant to work within our Marketing and Admissions Department.

The role will work extremely closely with the Registrar providing all the necessary administration support, whilst also having an active role in contact with prospective parents, attendance at exhibitions, Open Mornings and Evenings and through various marketing events to raise awareness of the school.

The hours for this position will be 9am – 5pm, with a 30-minute lunch break, from Monday to Friday throughout the year (including term time and school holidays) and the successful candidate will be required to work the occasional weekend and evening during term time (these will always be planned and notice given).

The role will also involve building the school’s alumni network, advising alumni of various upcoming events and updating records.

We require excellent Microsoft Office skills, good communication skills at all levels, and the ability to work flexibly within this very busy role.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please read the job description below and return a completed application form.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 11th August.

Part Time Mini Bus Driver

September 2017

An opportunity has arisen to join our team of mini bus drivers. The role will be for approximately 15 – 20 hours per week on a term time basis with occasional evening and school holiday requirements. Hours may differ from week to week on a rota which is co-ordinated by our Transport Manager. The successful candidate must have an entitlement to drive a minibus through a D1 category on their driving licence or a mini bus licence.

To apply for this position, please read the job description and person specification below, then complete the Support Staff Application Form and return it to the address above.

Graduate Sports Assistant (0.8 FTE)

September 2017

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Graduate Sports Assistant who has proven track record of accelerating progress in Physical Education and is able to secure high level achievement.

It is a part time role, currently working over 4 days where the successful candidate will be involved with teaching pupils during Games afternoons, being responsible for at least one school sports team and being involved with extra-curricular activities within the department.

You will join a thriving team who teach across the age and ability range throughout the school. You will have an ability to build, develop and maintain strong and positive relationships with all students, parents and colleagues alike. All staff are expected to contribute to the wider aspects of school life.

Following the recent excellent ISI Inspection received by the School, we are looking for the right candidate to fill this role to continue to deliver the outstanding education reflected in our most recent report.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 5th September 2017. Interviews to be held the following week.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please read the job description below and complete an application form.

At Lichfield Cathedral School we are always looking for people with relevant experience to join our team. Specific vacancies will be added here when they arise, in the meantime whether you are a teacher, specialist music teacher, specialist sports coach or looking for administrative or support roles within our School, please send your up-to-date CV and a covering letter to and our Human Resources team will get back to you as soon as possible.

Lichfield Cathedral School by Numbers

2006 Year LCS acquired the site at Longdon Green
201 raised at our last Macmillan Coffee Morning
1747 Famous Lichfeldian Anna Seward born in this year
512 Pounds raised by Years 7 & 8 last charity day