We currently have the following opportunities available:

Catering Vacancies:

  • Chef
  • Sous Chef
  • Kitchen Porter and Food Delivery Assistant
  • Catering Assistant (full-time)

Domestic Vacancies:

  • Assistant Housekeeper
  • Cleaner & Events Set-up Assistant
  • Weekend Domestics

Works Department Vacancies:

  • Planned Maintenance Manager
  • Electrician
  • Roofer

Other vacancies:

  • Relief Matron
  • Tour Guides
  • Minibus Drivers

 Please scroll down for further details and to apply


We are looking to recruit  Chefs to work in our boarding houses during term time, preparing meals from fresh ingredients for about 60-65 covers.  Successful applicants will have a sound understanding of nutrition and kitchen hygiene.

We have several positions:

30 hours/week, worked over a 5 day rota over 7 days. term-time only


40 hours/week, worked over a 5 day rota over 7 days. term-time only

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019

Sous Chef

The Sous Chef will be one of a small team working in medieval buildings that formed part of the original school.  He/she will have responsibilities attached to the daily routine of College life, including the provision of all meals in term-time for 70 pupils, the Master in College and his guests, and for more formal occasions. Standards are high, and meals are prepared daily from fresh ingredients.

Closing date: Tuesday 31st December 2019

Kitchen and Food Delivery Assistant

This role is likely to suit applicants with previous experience of working in a food production environment who would also enjoy wider contact with the school’s many different departments.

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019

Catering Assistant (full-time)

We are looking for a Catering Assistant to join the team at the College.  Ideally, the successful applicant will have had experience in the catering/hospitality industry, but this is not essential, as training can be provided.   This is a full-time position, 40 hours per week.

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019

Assistant Housekeeper

 The post is likely to suit applicants with previous housekeeping experience, whether gained in a large private house, school or prestige hotel.

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019


Cleaner & Events Set-up Assistant

The Central Cleaning team is responsible for the day-to-day cleanliness of all school buildings and also for the setting up of rooms for both school events and events booked by our commercial lets department. 

Closing date: Saturday 14th  December 2019

Weekend Domestics

Domestics should be able to work as part of a small team with responsibility for the cleanliness of allocated areas of the school. No experience of cleaning is required as training will be provided.

We currently have vacancies on Sundays, 9.00am - 2.00pm, term-time only.

Planned Maintenance Manager

To join the Works Department and lead two teams responsible for the delivery of Planned Maintenance programmes, ensuring work isdelivered in a cost effective manner and to programme, to our high standards of workmanship, and in accordance with H&S Legislation.

Closing date: Wednesday 1st January 2020


To be part of a small team of electricians in our busy Works Department carrying out all aspects of electrical work in the maintenance, improvement and alteration of the College’s varied building stock.

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019


Required to carry out most aspects of roof maintenance including, tiling, slating and lead work where possible.

Closing date: Saturday 14th December 2019


Relief Matron

The Relief Matron covers for the Housekeeper Matron to allow her to have time off during the week and is required to sleep overnight in the Boarding House once per week, during term-time only. 

Closing date: Saturday 30th November 2019

Tour Guide

Applicants should have a passion for history and architecture, previous experience of working with visitors to places of interest, should enjoy meeting people, and be reliable, dependable and personable.

Closing date: Sunday 15th December 2019

Minibus Drivers

To drive pupils and accompanying staff to and from  sporting or academic or social trips.

Minibus drivers must have a full clean UK licence, including Category D1, and ideally MiDAS certification.

Closing date: Saturday 14th November 2019

Speculative Application

If you are interested in joining us at Winchester but we are not advertising a relevant position at this time, please apply here and we will keep your application on file.

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“In my time at Winchester College, I have seen lots of changes but the one thing that has not changed is that the boys love their food, appreciate trying different recipes and will soon let you know if it’s a thumbs down.”

Joyce Clement • Deputy Head of Catering