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Building Support Staff

Building Support Staff

South & City College Birmingham


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£17,863 to £19,397 per annum
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
Apply by:
23 November 2017

Job overview

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

The BSS role is a building support service, which supplies various services required for the smooth running of the site. These include:  

• Ensure that rooms are prepared for teaching and learning activities and other functions when required.  This may include rooms for hire or for use by other external bodies

 • Generally, ensure the site is kept clean and presentable at all times 

• Set out tables, chairs and other furniture as required for classes, exams, meetings and conferences, using the relevant equipment and training ready for classes at the start of the day

 • General litter and waste collection around the site

 • Report any obvious deficiencies in the heating or hot water systems as a matter of urgency • Carry out periodic checks and cleaning (if required) to toilets and showers

  • Maintain all outside steps, car parks, drains, hoppers and gullies in a clean condition, including during winter conditions 

• Carry out general porterage duties including the lifting and moving of furniture, equipment and goods, delivering to required locations within the college premises ensuring the appropriate paperwork is completed where necessary  

• Carry out cleaning of window of interior windows, diffusers, lightshades and fittings • Replace light bulbs and tubes around the site on a daily basis 

 • Carry out simple maintenance operations as required

  • Take part in relevant health & safety, manual handling, customer first, quality and other relevant training as required

 • Carry a mobile phone or radio as required

 • Help with stock taking of materials on a regular basis 

• Help with evening and weekend activities as and when required

 • Work flexibly covering shifts as requested

 • Assist with site deep clean when required 

• Complete Room utilisation surveys 

• Undertake room and circulation area checks.  Report any defects via Track IT where remedial repairs cannot be undertaken

 • Cover for BSS personnel on other sites either on a temporary or permanent basis

 • Assist with ensuring that Health and Safety standards are maintained.

 • Any further duties deemed reasonable by line management

About South & City College Birmingham

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+44 121 694 5000

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Superbly situated in the heart of the city and only 5 minutes walk from the Bullring development, the Digbeth Campus offers full-time and part-time courses in creative workshops and cutting edge learning centres.

The centre buzzes with life. You can meet and chat in the lively common room or catch the latest sounds as musicians play in the café area. The café serves hot and cold food throughout the day. You will have free access to the internet and email in the Computer Learning Resource Centre and be able to borrow a range of books and magazines from the well-stocked library. The campus also has a dedicated higher education learning and social centre.

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