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Job Ref No. ECC2166-115S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 7, Point 19 to 24
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 05/04/2024 4pm Date of Interviews: 12th April 2024  

Job Description

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£29,777 to £33,024 plus fringe of London benefit

Working Pattern

37 hours per week on a split shift.
7am to 10.45am
2.30pm to 6pm

Holidays are mainly to be taken in term times. Out of term time holidays are negotiable: a maximum of 2 weeks in the middle of the summer break, 1 week in the Easter break and 1 week at the Christmas break as an option. This will be dependent on the repairs and maintenance programme each year.

We're an awesome school. Are you an awesome Site Manager?

Having been on a transformational journey, North Crescent Primary School is delighted to offer this position in our extremely positive and dedicated team.

This truly is a unique opportunity to be part of a successful, supportive and collaborative academy as we launch our new shared moral rooting, vision and values whilst maintaining school level autonomy and individuality. Truly very rare and very special!

As a UNICEF Rights Respecting School, we are looking for an ambitious, inspiring professional with the knowledge, skills, drive and creativity to inspire and nurture every child so that each can flourish in their own unique way.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a positive, calm, dedicated and flexible team player
  • Be able to build highly effective relationships, including with the pupils and their families
  • Be able to organise and prioritise their own work
  • Take pride in the appearance and maintenance of the school site, including its grounds
  • Have knowledge and experience in Health and Safety
  • Have general maintenance and repair skills or an area of specialist skill, for example, an electrician or plumber

We can offer you the opportunity to work with:

  • Outstanding, collaborative partnerships across our trust schools
  • Courteous and enthusiastic learners
  • A supportive and friendly community
  • Training, as required
  • Recognition of continuous service
  • Health benefits scheme

Discussions with prospective candidates are warmly welcomed. To arrange a tour of our school with the headteacher, please contact Mrs Elaine Byford on 01268 765905 or via email until 28th March 2024. Or via email after the 28th March 2024.

Please apply online at

North Crescent Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of children and young people. We expect all of our staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be made a conditional offer subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical check and references. Applicants will also be required to complete a 'Disqualification by Association' declaration.

Information about the School

North Crescent is part of the Schools For Every Child Trust.

We are a one form entry primary school set in extensive and impressive grounds in the heart of Wickford. Our school is only half a mile from Wickford Railway Station and 2 minutes from the town centre. It is also within easy reach of the A127 into London/Southend, and the Dartford Bridge.

At Schools For Every Child, we are more than just an employer; we are a community dedicated to the well-being and development of our students, guided by a strong commitment to the United Nations Rights of the Child. Our vision is clear - we believe in Nurturing Brilliance, Guiding Exploration, and Cultivating Respect.

Our commitment to the United Nations Rights of the Child is at the heart of everything we do. We place learners' individuality, curiosity, and dignity at the forefront of our approach. Our aim is to prepare them for the world that awaits, equipping them with the skills, knowledge, and values they need to succeed and make a positive impact.

Schools for Every Child Multi Academy Trust comprises three exceptional schools, each with its own character and strengths. Our diverse educational environments offer a range of opportunities for both students and staff. Whether you're passionate about early education, secondary school, or special needs education, you'll find your place within our trust.

When you join Schools for Every Child, you become a part of an organisation that values the uniqueness of every child and believes in fostering their brilliance, guiding them in their exploration of the world, and cultivating respect for themselves and others. If you're looking for an employer that is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children and provides comprehensive support for its staff, Schools for Every Child is the place for you. Join us in shaping the future of education.

For further information please visit our websites and ttps://

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

Sharon Walker
North Crescent, Wickford
Essex, SS12 9AP
Telephone: 01268 765905

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