Job Ref No. ECC8825950-48S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Local Government point 6 - 12
Position Start Date: 09/09/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/08/2019 4pm Date of Interviews: 2nd September 2019  

Job Description

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25 hours per week (includes evening work and Saturday 8.30am - 12.30pm. Full year post.

Additional hours may be required to cover other site staff's annual leave

20 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays

(10 days at Christmas/10 Days during the Summer 6 Weeks School Holidays)

Salary: Local Government Scale Point 6 - 12 (depending on experience)

£12,922 - £14,547 per annum

Must have clean driving licence to help with basic maintenance of school vehicles, including refuelling.

To assist with general maintenance duties in and around the school site. Basic knowledge of decorating, and grounds maintenance required to help with general upkeep of the school buildings.

Must be reliable, conscientious and trustworthy and have ability to be flexible to the environment of the needs of a special school working in a small team of 3.

As a school we are committed to ensuring the welfare and safeguarding of all pupils. All staff are subject to an enhanced Disclosure Baring Service check (DBS).

Shifts will be: Monday to Thursday late afternoons/evenings (4 shifts)

Saturday morning (school term time only) 8.30am - 12.30pm

During the school holidays, working hours will be flexible and arranged in advance.

For further information about the post and to request an application pack please contact Helen Grimwade/Karen Stevenson in the School Office 01702 524193.

Visits to view the site are welcome. Please telephone to arrange an appointment.

Information about the School

The St. Christopher School is a specialist special school for Communication & Interaction for pupils aged 3 - 19. We work with a wide range of pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, communication & interaction difficulties and range of learning difficulties. The school is part of SEN Trust Southend.

SEN Trust Southend opened as a formal partnership on 1 September 2017. The four special schools, The St. Christopher School, Kingsdown School, Lancaster School and St. Nicholas School have always worked closely together to create a strong group of special schools which aim to meet the majority of needs of those pupils who require specialist support in a specialist educational school with Southend. We created the Multi-Academy Trust to help us continue this work.

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Jackie Mullan
Mountdale Gardens, Leigh-on-Sea
Essex, SS9 4AW
Telephone: 01702 524193