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Job Ref No. ECC3835-51S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 3 point 5-6
Position Start Date: 02/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 03/07/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 9th July 2024  

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Site Assistant vacancy

Salary: Scale 3 point 5 - 6 (£9,527-£9,686)

Location: Thundersley Primary School

Contract type: Part time hours / Full time weeks

Contract term: Fixed term one year contract

15 hours per week

Initial working pattern: 15:30pm to 18:30pm Monday to Thursday and 16:00pm to 19:00pm on Fridays.

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, efficient, hardworking, and conscientious person to join our school team as an Site Assistant.

This is a highly valued and responsible position and we require a team player that has high standards, good inter-personal skills as well as being able to show initiative.

We are seeking a committed, reliable, flexible and highly motivated individual with bags of common sense, as well as outstanding technical and organisational skills.

We are seeking someone with a broad range of skills, such as: basic carpentry, basic plumbing, painting and decorating. It is desirable for the applicant to have good administrative skills and the ability to be trained and apply regulations such as health & safety, manual handling, COSHEH and Legionella. A clean driving licence is desirable but not essential. Duties will include: assisting the Site Manager with the day to day running of the site, security and safety, maintenance and cleanliness of the site including gardening and grounds maintenance, running the swimming pool & keyholder duties.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, and all qualifications will be verified.

Informal enquiries and visits to the school are most welcome. Applicants who require further information or would like to visit the school should contact Ann Waumsley on 01268 793251 or

Start date 2nd September 2024

Closing date for applications 12pm Wednesday 3rd July 2024

Interview date Tuesday 9th July 2024

Please apply via the Essex School Jobs website.

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

Emma Dawson
Hart Road
Thundersley, Benfleet
Essex, SS7 3PT
Telephone: 01268 793251

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