Handyman/Handywoman, Reading

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Leighton Park SchoolReading

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Salary is competitive but will depend on your skills and experience
Contract term: Permanent

20 hours per week, 8:30am – 12:30pm, Monday - Friday

We require a motivated and enthusiastic Handyman/Handywoman who is reliable, trustworthy and able to work individually or as part of a team. You will be required to carry out general maintenance work in and around the school buildings and boarding houses as instructed by the Estates Manager. Experience of working in occupied buildings is essential. The role will encompass a variety of regulatory tasks. You must be security conscious at all times and have a professional manner. The role may require call out and working unsocial hours, along with some weekend working. Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous.

Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Founded on Quaker values, Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere where we aim to inspire and support each student to prepare for their future by reaching their potential academically and personally. We aim to appoint a candidate who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.

To apply, please complete an application form which can be found on our website https://www.leightonpark.com/about-the-school/vacancies.

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

The closing date for this post is:  21st February 2018

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More about Leighton Park School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Quaker
Address: Shinfield Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 7ED, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 987 9600
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Leighton Park School is a successful, forward looking independent (HMC) day and boarding school for approximately 480 pupils aged 11-18. Set in more than 60 acres of magnificent parkland, the school has a Quaker heritage, balancing commitment to acad...