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Job Ref No. ECC7002-172S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: £23,208 - £25,577
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 15/08/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Wednesday 24th August  

Job Description

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Grove House is a welcoming, positive and supportive special school for pupils aged 8-19 with speech, language and communication needs.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and well-motivated individual to join us to manage our Estate. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a dedicated, pupil-centred and forward-thinking staff team and Trust.

The post holder will contribute to the smooth running and maintenance of the School environment by carrying out a range of cleaning and caretaking duties including security and supervision of the site and related equipment. Previous experience is preferred, but not essential.

We offer you:

  • Enthusiastic, polite pupils with a desire for learning & doing their best
  • A highly supportive and friendly team of staff
  • Varied, interesting and rewarding work
  • High quality professional development
  • Cross-trust progression opportunities
  • Parents, Governors and staff who work hard together in the interests of all pupils
  • New and recently refurbished buildings with specialist facilities and high quality resources
  • Extensive Staff Wellbeing and Medical Insurance Cover which includes physiotherapy, counselling and GP on-line support services.
  • Competitive salary & pension scheme

We are seeking an excellent, energetic Estate Manger who is:

  • Proactive and positive
  • Flexible, professional and caring
  • Able to communicate and collaborate with others
  • Keen to learn and develop their practice further
  • Enthusiastic to share and contribute their own ideas and strategies to support further developments within school
  • Committed to achievement for all
  • Able to approach challenges with a solution and sense of humour

Full details, including Job Description and Person Specification can be found in the Application Pack below. A SEAX Trust application form must be completed - available on the school website, or on request from the school office. We cannot accept applications via CV only.

Information about the School

Grove House School is a specialist provision in Brentwood for pupils whose primary need is speech, language and communication (SLCN).

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

Miss Lisa Christodoulides
Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 9BZ
Telephone: 01277 361498

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