Key Holding Officer

Faringdon Learning TrustOxfordshire

Key Holding Officer 

GRADE 4 £18,933 - £19,312pa FTE 

52 weeks, Permanent contract 

Hours will be subject to discussion at interview and could include mornings, evenings and weekends or a combination of these.  

Part time applicants and job shares are welcome. 

Faringdon Learning Trust are looking to appoint a dedicated, professional key holder for their school sites.  We are a multi-academy trust that includes a number of primary schools and a secondary school in Oxfordshire. The Trust is based in Faringdon, in the Vale of the White Horse. We take pride in ensuring our school sites establish a learning environment that is safe, attractive and inviting. Our Trust key holders are central to ensuring the safety and security of the sites.  With overall responsibility for opening and closing, applicants should demonstrate good attention to detail and a proactive, flexible approach to meet the requirements of the role.   

The Key Holding Officer is responsible for a wide range of duties and responsibilities connected with the security and compliance relating to the fabric and grounds of the schools. This includes site safety, opening and closing compliance checks and excellent customer service to the community groups and organisations who use our facilities. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate good attention to detail and a methodical, organised, thorough approach to tasks.  

This role requires you to communicate effectively with a range of people including staff, visitors, contractors and lettings and have a good understanding of health and safety issues.  You will be approachable, well-motivated and be able to work on your own initiative. You will take pride in how our schools look and function and appreciate the importance of maintaining a safe and attractive school environment. 

For more information, including a copy of the job description and application form, please visit our Trust website  Completed application forms must be returned to:  

Closing Date for applications: 9am on Monday 27th September 2021 

Interviews for the position will take place w/c 27th September 2021 

Faringdon Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory “Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Check”. 

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