Site Maintenance Operative, Crowborough

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Beacon AcademyCrowborough

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Start date: asap
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent


Site Maintenance Operative (Caretaker) 

Full time contract

Shifts (on rota) 

Immediate start available

We are looking for a professional and self-motivated individual, good practical maintenance experience, excellent communication skills and the ability to be flexible. Working as part of the Site team, candidates should be able to work proactively and independently to ensure the efficient operation of the Academy campus.

We are a split-site, rural, mixed 11-18 non-selective converter academy with approximately 1300 students, including over 250 students in our Sixth Form. We are situated centrally in Crowborough, on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are close to Tunbridge Wells and the South Coast.

We work meticulously to secure a culture of unapologetically high expectations that are underpinned by our collective, uncompromising belief and ambition for the students of Beacon Academy, and for the experienced, loyal, highly-skilled and highly-effective team of staff that teach them, allowing teachers to teach and students to learn in a school where leadership, management, behavior, safeguarding and welfare are all judged as outstanding. The Academy is committed to the development of both its staff and students.

Immediate start is available subject to DBS, health checks and references. The post is full time (37 hours per week) on Single Status Grade 6 which is currently £18,950 - £20,123, 52 weeks per year. You are required to work shifts (on rota) with 5.30am starts and 10.30pm finishes, 5 days per week with occasional weekend cover required.  

Deadline for applications:  10am on Friday 21 September 2018

For further details please contact the Human Resources department on 01892 603078 or . Please be advised that we do not accept curriculum vitae. 

Beacon Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

NB: we advise applying promptly for this post as we reserve the right to close and interview early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.

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More about Beacon Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Beeches Site, North Beeches Road, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2AS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1892 603000
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