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Job Ref No. ECC8822093-59S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: £19,554 to £21,589
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 28/08/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: Week commencing 2nd September 2019  

Job Description

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With the flexibility of covering fixed shifts at schools due to sickness and/or holidays. This may also include the covering of external evening lettings. Role is Monday to Friday, but may require some weekend work when covering shifts.

Reporting to the Portico Academy Trust Facilities Manager, the multi academy trust (MAT) encompasses 5 schools in the South Essex area, you will be a team player who takes pride in the appearance and maintenance of the MATs buildings and grounds.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic, friendly, highly motivated and flexible individual who possesses general building maintenance and caretaking skills.

You should have a good range of DIY skills such as electrical work, decorating, minor plumbing and carpentry. You will have good communication skills as you will be liaising with contractors and tradesmen as well as students and staff. You should have an awareness of COSHH, safe manual handling practices and Health and Safety

Duties may also include general cleaning, dealing with spillages, blockages, locking and unlocking the sites and any ad-hoc duties as required.

Full driving licence and use of own car is essential as you may be required to attend multiple MAT sites in a day or outside of normal hours

This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Please return your application form to: HR Manager, Portico Academy Trust, Portico House, 59 Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB

or Email: recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

Information about the School

At Hamstel Infant School and Nursery there is always a warm welcome awaiting you in an environment that is both happy and safe. Our special motto is ‘We Care…’ and this is fundamental to everyone and everything we do. Our school is an inclusive, caring and vibrant educational learning space that has grown to five forms of entry with a Nursery of 48 full-time equivalent places.

We have a fabulous team of committed and enthusiastic staff and Governors, all of whom are supported by the excellent resources we have on a spacious site, with well-resourced facilities and the expertise to provide your child with unique opportunities for learning. We have a large team of highly dedicated professionals who are committed to guiding the children’s learning and development to enable them to reach their full potential. Our team uses a whole school nurture approach to guide children with their personal and social skills in order to prepare them for life-long learning.

We are a very inclusive school and pride ourselves in treating every child and family as individuals. We encourage all our children to achieve their best and grow into thoughtful, kind and considerate members of the school community and society as a whole. We take great pride in sharing our school’s many achievements and special awards to advance our skills and support others too

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

Sarah Gould
Hamstel Road, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS2 4PQ
Telephone: 01702 468461
Email: sarahgould@hamstel-inf.southend.sch.uk

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