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Job Ref No. ECC2074-52S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: LGS Band 2 (Points depending on experience)
Position Start Date: 01/06/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 16/05/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

Job Description

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32 hours 30 minutes per week

Term time (39 weeks)and 2 weeks holiday working, plus opportunities for additional hours

Monday to Friday 7.00am-10.00am and 1.00pm to 4.30pm (some flexibility)

Hours subject to change during school closure periods

An enthusiastic, reliable and practical person is required tojoinour friendly and professional team at this small, rural primary school. The role is varied, busy and requires a pro-active approach. We are seeking someone with excellent interpersonal skills and a 'can-do' mind-set. You must have an aptitude for cleaning androutine maintenance tasks; be able to work on your own initiative; be able to follow instructions and liaise with contractors and tradesmen when appropriate. Key duties will include site security, caretaking, cleaning, minor repairs and general maintenance duties, plusafter hours lettings and swimming pool maintenance for additional pay.A good understanding of health and safety principles is also required. You will need to be in good health due to the physical nature of some of the work and have a flexible approach.

Previous experience in a similar position would be beneficial.Training in safeguarding, health and safety, legionella and fire marshalling would be advantageous but appropriate training will be given.Qualifications or experience in a trade (electrical, plumbing, building) would also be desirable.

All candidates are advised to refer to thejobdescription and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices, we are only able to accept applications made through the Essex County Council website.

Milldene Primary Schoolis committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be offered a position subject to full pre-employment checks includingtwo satisfactory referencesand an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Information about the School

Milldene Primary is a popular school on the edge of a large village, with extensive resources, set in a rural location. We have keen parents, established links with the community and a supportive Governing Body.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment is subject to satisfactory DBS certification, medical clearance and references.

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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Contact Information

Susan Locke
65 Barbrook Lane
Tiptree, Colchester
Essex, CO5 0EF
Telephone: 01621 816490

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