Part Time Site Assistant

Purfleet Primary Academy, Purfleet

Purfleet Primary Academy is using its own application form, please click the button below to download and view it as Essex School Jobs cannot automatically fill out an application form that has been created by a school. You will need to download the application form before you are able to complete it.

Download Application Form

Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Job Ref No. ECC8832002-115S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Band A (Thurrock Payscale)
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 28/06/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: w/c 1st July 2019  

Job Description

Download printable version

Part Time SITE Assistant

15 hours per week (Term time plus 2 weeks during school holidays)

Full Time: £17,828-£19,275) Thurrock Pay Scale (Pt 1-5)

Actual Salary £6,487-£7,014

(Salary negotiable dependent on experience)

We are seeking a part time Site Assistant for our busy, friendly school. The successful applicant will be supported by the Site Manager and School Business Manager in keeping our school buildings and grounds safe, smart, compliant and fit for providing a high quality education for our pupils. The hours of work will be agreed locally, and may include some occasional unsociable hours for lettings and emergencies, for which overtime will be paid.

Duties will include:

· Replenishing stock

· Manual handling of deliveries, checking them off and reporting any shortfall

· Minor repairs to equipment and buildings

· Decorating

· Liaising with contractors

· Litter picking

· Cleaning

· Keeping the outside area tidy including sweeping and minor gardening

Experience of a similar role within a school will be an advantage, but is not essential as training will be given for the right candidate.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact Lorraine Sharpe to make an appointment. Purfleet Primary Academy is conveniently located close to the M25 and other major transport links.

For further details or an application pack, please contact Mrs L Sharpe, Purfleet Primary Academy, Tank Lane, Purfleet, Essex. RM19 1TA. Tel: 01375 659900.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 28th June 2019 (Midnight)

Interviews: Week commencing 1st July 2019

Purfleet Primary Academy is a member of the REAch2 Academy Trust, a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellence for all pupils, whatever their background or circumstance. For more information on REAch2 visit

Information about the School

This is a very exciting time to be part of Purfleet Primary Academy. Standards are rising, pupil numbers are increasing and come September 2019 we will be a fully three form entry school.

Our Headteacher took up post in October 2018, and heads an enthusiastic and committed school leadership team who are leading the drive to raise standards. We are a friendly and supportive school where the children come first and everyone works hard to improve outcomes for all. Our children are encouraged to be the best they can be at all times and their safety and well-being is, of course, paramount. If you want to join a school where all staff believe that no child's past or present circumstances should determine their future, why not come and join us?

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.


Please be aware that some uploaded documents may require special software such as Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat Reader to view.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Mrs Nicki Cocks
Tank Hill Road, Purfleet
Essex, RM19 1TA
Telephone: 01375 659900

Similar Jobs

Assistant Site Manager

Kingsdown School, Southend-on-Sea Closing: 20/09/2019 Midday

Assistant Caretaker

Prince Avenue Academy & Nursery, Westcliff-on-Sea Closing: 30/09/2019 Midday