Part time Site Assistant

Moulsham Junior School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC2180-209S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 3
Position Start Date: 02/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/06/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: Thursday 4th July 2024  

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Required September 2024

Part-Time Site Assistant

30 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

12 pm - 6.30 pm Monday to Friday

Essex Scale 3

(£23,500 - £23,893 full time equivalent)

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, flexible and proactive Site Assistant, who has good general maintenance, caretaking and DIY skills and a "can-do" approach.

As a main key-holder your duties will include unlocking/locking of the school premises - this will also include site security and attending some out-of-hours call-outs (this may also include some evening lettings and lock-ups after school events).

You will carry out routine tasks in order to keep the site tidy, safe and secure. You will also be expected to undertake some minor repairs and maintenance (which are not beyond the scope and capability of the post-holder including; basic electrical, plumbing, redecoration etc.). Further responsibilities will include portering, recycling, maintaining supplies of materials and liaison with external contractors - all key elements to this challenging and eventful role.

Candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application. You will need to be in good health due to the physical nature of some of the work.

(Please note that we may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate before the closing date. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible)

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. For further information and to arrange a visit please contact Mrs Elaine Jardine on 01245 352098 or email

Moulsham Junior School and its governing body take their safeguarding responsibilities very seriously and expect all staff to do likewise. The appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance, social media checks and an enhanced DBS check

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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Elaine Jardine
Princes Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 9DG
Telephone: 01245 352098

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