Facilities Assistant, Haringey

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TreeHouse SchoolHaringey

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,097 pa
Contract term: Permanent


Support Services Assistant (Facilities Assistant) £20,097 pa Muswell Hill Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Support Services Assistant to join our Facilities team.

As a Support Services Assistant you will provide excellent customer service to the business when undertaking the day to day facilities requests and ensuring the building is maintained to a high standard.

You will be responsible for the maintenance, cleaning and security of the site and building in accordance with health and safety standards. 

You will be required to support Ambitious about Autism and its staff by providing housekeeping and facilities services during the day.

A general day to day may include some of the following:

  • ensuring that the staff room area is kept tidy, loading and unloading dishwashers, checking fridges for out of date items, wiping surfaces, cleaning appliances as needed and ensuring stocks of consumables and crockery etc are maintained
  • cleaning duties including toilets (male, female and pupil), kitchen, staff rooms and other areas of the building
  • carrying out reactive and planned maintenance tasks when required
  • managing the flow of pupil transport in the car park
  • supervising and escorting external contractors and agency personnel in accordance with the Ambitious about Autism safeguarding policy.

Working pattern: 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, between 9am-6pm 

Be extraordinary, join us in making the ordinary possible for young people

For further details of how you can make a difference and find out what we have to offer please see the attached recruitment pack. 

How to apply

To apply please send us your CV and covering letter along with the completed equality monitoring form  by  Monday 31 July 2017, only direct applications will be considered. Interviews will commence shortly after the closing date.

Closing Date: Monday 31 July 2017

Ambitious about Autism is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons from all sections of the community.  We guarantee  to  interview  candidates with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the role as detailed under the person specification.

If you would like to come and visit us, have any recruitment related questions or would like to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may need as part of your application, please email or call Faima Begum in our Recruitment Team.

Ambitious about Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Please note we have not engaged any agencies to work on this role and only direct applications will be considered.

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More about TreeHouse School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Non-Maintained
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: The Pears National Centre for Autism Education, Woodside Avenue, Muswell Hill, London, N10 3JA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 8155424
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Our vision is to make the ordinary possible for children and young people with autism

Our mission is to help children and young people with autism to learn, thrive and achieve

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