Estates Maintenance Assistant (particularly plumbing and drainage maintenance), Wandsworth

Closing date:Expiring soon

Putney High SchoolWandsworth

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,072 – £32,487 pa
Contract term: Permanent

This is an opportunity for a Maintenance Assistant with experience of plumbing and drainage maintenance to join the fantastic Estates Team at one of the UK’s leading schools.

You will assist the Estates Manager with routine inspections of the buildings, fixtures, fittings and furniture to assess for minor works or repairs to be carried out to maintain safe and satisfactory conditions.

You will also maintain the security of the site, its buildings and facilities at all times, maintain and unblock drains, gulleys, guttering and downpipes as required and assist with porterage of goods, furniture and equipment.

If you have experience of working within a building maintenance environment (ideally with a recognised plumbing and drainage qualification NVQ L2/3) with plumbing and waterworks problem solving abilities we would be delighted to hear from you.

About the School

Putney High School is a dynamic place to work, offering a range of career opportunities and benefits. Established in 1893, the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames.  

The School is part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools. We can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

Closing date: Tuesday 23rd April 2019 by 12.00 noon.

Interviews will take place: Wednesday 1st May 2019.

Putney High School is committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

Job location

More about Putney High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: 35 Putney Hill, Putney, London, SW15 6BH, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 208 788 4886
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Putney High School is located on a green and leafy site close to the heart of Putney.  Spacious lawns surrounded by flowerbeds, shrubs and trees create a tranquil and secluded environment.

We are a school with a family ethos where each girl encou...