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. ECC2620-30S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 5, Points 8 - 11 (Band 3)
Position Start Date: 17/02/2020 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 14/01/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: 28th January 2020  

Job Description

Download printable version

Monday to Friday

7:30am - 9:15am and 2:45pm - 6:00pm (25 hours per week)

52.14 weeks per year

Actual Pay Range - £13, 475 - £14, 300 per annum (depending on experience)

Purleigh Primary School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable Site Manager. We are looking for someone with a flexible approach who takes pride in their work and will maintain the site in pristine condition. The successful candidate will be proactive, self-motivated and able to respond to deadlines. Please note this is a split shift and there may be the occasional need for some additional, evening or occasional weekend work which will be paid on an overtime basis.

Duties and skills required

· Liaising and supervising external contractors

· Some cleaning duties, floor maintenance and supporting and line managing our cleaning staff

· Skilled in DIY to be able to make repairs, carry out general maintenance i.e. painting, mending, moving furniture, repairs and general maintenance, water and fire alarm testing

· Experience of running and maintaining a swimming pool would be desirable

· Supporting staff and PTA, occasional overtime at school events

· Understanding and the implementation of Health & Safety and security procedures as required by legislation

· A good standard of written English/ICT skills will be required as accurate record keeping forms part of this role

· Reporting to the Local Governing Board on premises matters

· Locking and unlocking of the premises, being a primary key holder, attending call-outs

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please call the school office to arrange.

The Eveleigh LINK Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory medical clearance, references and enhanced DBS checks.

Information about the School

The Governing Body of Purleigh Community Primary School passed a resolution to convert to academy status and create a multi academy trust. In June 2013 the academy trust became an approved DfE academy sponsor and The Eveleigh LINK Academy Trust was born (TELAT).

In September 2013 Purleigh Community Primary School's Headteacher became Executive Headteacher of Purleigh and Meadgate Primary Schools. Both schools joined the trust on 1st April 2014 with Purleigh becoming an academy converter and Meadgate as a sponsored academy.

In March 2015 TELAT entered into a funding agreement with the DfE to sponsor the newly formed Maltese Road Primary School in Chelmsford who opened in September 2015. In October 2015 Maylandsea Primary School joined TELAT as an academy converter. In September 2016 Larkrise Primary School joined the trust, and finally Tiptree Heath Primary School joined in November 2019.

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 Anita Bradley
Purleigh Community Primary School
Pump Lane
Purleigh, Maldon
Essex, CM3 6PJ
Telephone: 01621 828282

Similar Jobs

School Premises Manager

The Helena Romanes School and Sixth Form Centre, Dunmow Closing: 10/08/2020 Midday

Site Manager

Moulsham Junior School, Chelmsford Closing: 14/08/2020 Midday


Aveley Primary School, Aveley Closing: 01/09/2020 Midday