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Job Ref No. ECC7003-73 Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: £18,672 - £20,541
Position Start Date: 18/03/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/02/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: w/c 25 February 2019  

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We are looking for self-motivated, reliable, multi-skilled, proactive and organised Caretaker to join our Premises team.

Successful candidates would work 52.14 weeks per annum, 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday inclusive, with the flexibility of working occasional Saturdays, daily working hours are to meet operational needs and may involve shift working.

To contribute to the smooth running of the school by carrying out a range of duties as directed by the Premises Manager including security and supervision of the site and related equipment, there will be an emphasis on building and DIY maintenance tasks, porterage and other manual duties will be involved.

The duties of the post as outlined will be subject to the appropriate risk assessment, safe systems of work and appropriate equipment being available and the relevant competencies of the post holder.

Main Responsibilities:

Security and Supervision
Grounds Maintenance
Electrical Works
Maintenance of Outdoor Swimming Pool
Minor repairs to Staff Houses
Regular maintenance checks to waste pumps
Regular checks of danger signs to Moat
Working at heights
Maintenance and Health & Safety
Plumbing Work
Plastering Work
Glazing Work

Previous similar experience in the building trade is desirable but not essential as training will be given. You should be able to demonstrate good literacy and numeracy skills and be able to relate well to children and interact with them in a friendly and positive manner. A cheerful, flexible approach, the ability to prioritise, with a can-do attitude and good DIY skills are essential.

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the school office. Applications submitted on the school's application form will only be considered. Please take care to complete the application form in full as incomplete applications may not be considered. Application forms can be found on the school website - or alternatively please contact Jane Quilter, on telephone: 01277 624580 or email: Completed applications should be sent to Jane Quilter.

Information about the School

Ramsden Hall Academy is a residential school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH) based in Billericay, Essex.

The Academy was judged Good at its recent Ofsted inspection and is part of the Parallel Learning Trust, a Multi Academy Trust and DfE approved sponsor.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

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