Work for Us

Working for LVS Ascot or the Licensed Trade Charity offers fantastic benefits as well as the chance to work for a well established, professional company.

Working for us at LVS Ascot, Berkshire

The team at LVS Ascot enable our students to leave our school prepared for the next stage of their lives.

We seek out talent across all areas of the School including our dedicated and caring learning support assistants, efficient and experienced administration staff, talented and enthusiastic teachers and a Senior Management Team made up of Heads of Department, Deputy Heads of School and Housemasters who believe passionately in the role they play in moulding our young people for the future.

We offer a community working environment where staff are supported and encouraged to achieve their best and promote the same in their team and students. Competitive packages along with a stunning setting in Ascot, Berkshire, easily accessible by public transport and car make LVS Ascot an attractive employment opportunity.

LVS Ascot holds Approved ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management) Centre Status providing the internationally recognised ILM2, 3 and 5 course to students, staff, the general public and employers.

Working for the Licensed Trade Charity

Working for the Licensed Trade Charity offers some valuable benefits such as:

  • 26 days’ holiday and English Bank holidays for full time (52 weeks per annum) employees
  • Access to Sodexo Childcare voucher scheme
  • Free lunches and refreshments
  • Free car parking facilities
  • Use of gym and swimming facilities
  • Access to a 24/7 employee assistance programme
  • A choice of 3 pension schemes
  • Uniform where applicable

Current Vacancies

Please see our current vancancies below:

Assistant Domestic Manager/ Supervisor

LVS Ascot is recruiting for an Assistant Domestic Services Manager / Supervisor to help to provide and maintain the high standards of housekeeping services within all areas of the school including residential houses and laundry.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with good team leading skills, who is trustworthy, caring and reliable. A good knowledge of Health & Safety and COSHH regulations is required, however full training will be given. Uniform and lunch are provided.

Hours of work are, 45 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum, Monday – Friday, 06.00 – 15.00.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

So join us and you’ll find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities and great benefits.

For a role description and to apply please contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884 440

Site Officer (Porter) – Immediate start

Our Site Officers are responsible for keeping the school operational and ensuring that all external sources for transport, event set ups, security, mail and parcel deliveries are managed in a professional, timely manner.

The successful applicant will have the ability to manage their own workload, be computer literate, organised and able to complete tasks to a high standard, and be required to be aware of and implement security standards and policy.

A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude and a full, clean driving licence with a D1 rating is essential.

Hours of work are full time as per the Site Officers’ rota and will total 37.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum.  Competitive salary, uniform and lunch provided. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

So join us and you’ll find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities, great benefits.

For a role description and to apply please contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884 440

Extended Day Assistant

LVS Ascot is a high performing co-educational day and boarding school, with a reputation for all-round excellence. Through our stimulating curriculum and vibrant co-curricular activities, we provide our pupils with an environment where they are valued, encouraged and inspired.

We are seeking to appoint an Extended Day Assistant to join our team looking after children from the ages of 5-11.  The successful applicant will help supervise activities including prep, play time, board games etc. The role is term time only and the working hours are 3.15pm-6.15pm, Monday to Friday.

So join us and you will find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities, great benefits, plus the chance to have an active role in the life of this exceptional school.

For a role description and to apply please contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884 440

Assistant Accountant – Immediate Start

The Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) is currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join in our success as part of our Management Accounts team. This post offers career progression opportunities throughout the business.

Based in Ascot, the LTC was founded in 1794 by philanthropists in the licensed drinks trade, who set up a variety of operations, including a school; the daily newspaper The Publican’s Morning Advertiser and a charitable arm to look after people in crisis who had worked in the trade.  The LTC currently operates three schools.

As an Assistant Accountant, you will be working with the Financial Controller, to prepare the management accounts of schools and lettings business within the LTC organisation.  You will also be responsible for the day-to-day accounting of the schools within the LTC, currently three, being LVS Ascot, LVS Hassocks and LVS Oxford.

Key Responsibilities:

  • On a daily basis, maintain LVS Hassocks and LVS Oxford cashbooks, update the receipt of fees and other miscellaneous items by cheque or direct payment into the relevant bank account, and update the relevant nominal ledgers.
  • Issue termly bills for both SEN Schools, liaising with local authorities and parents to collect payment
  • Maintain the petty cashbooks for both SEN schools.
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliations for all three schools.
  • Provide monthly departmental accounts to the relevant operational teams within the LTC.

Essential Criteria:

  • Near completion of AAT Level 4/actively studying towards ACCA/CIMA
  • Customer focused and approachable
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Able to prepare clear, concise, accurate and timely reports
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office packages, and specifically Excel spreadsheets and databases

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience of using WCBS/PASS accounting systems
  • Experience of working in a charity/third sector organisation or an independent school

For a role description and to apply please visit contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884440 or Tracy.Spencer@ltcharity.org.uk.

Grounds Manager

LVS Ascot is recruiting for a high performing and proactive Grounds Manager to join our team at LVS Ascot. Reporting to the Estates Manager this individual will take full accountability for all aspects of planned and reactive grounds and sports pitch maintenance, arboriculture and horticulture at LVS Ascot.

The roles will have a broad and autonomous remit with the expectation that the individual will develop a clear strategy for the site in respect of grounds maintenance, project work, health and safety, budget management and, above all, leadership and supervision of 4 other grounds persons. We are after an individual who will impart their knowledge and experience to take ownership for the appearance of the grounds and strive for continual improvement.

The successful candidate, while primarily based in Ascot, we also be expected to provide strategic support and technical direction at the Charity’s other two sites, LVS Hassocks and LVS Oxford.

The position is to work 52 weeks per year, 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday 07.30 – 16.00. Uniform and lunch are provided.  Successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

So join us and you’ll find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities, great benefits.

For a role description and to apply please contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884440.

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Prospectus Download

You can download a copy below of our latest prospectus here, or contact the registrar@lvs.ascot.sch.uk if you would prefer a copy sent out to you in the post.

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