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Employer Uxbridge High School
Location Hillingdon
Salary UHS Support Pay Range 29-34 (£27,525 – £31,683)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

This is a full-time year round post for 36 hours per week which will involve some Saturday working.
28 days holiday


Uxbridge High School is an ambitious and dynamic converter academy with over 1,200 students aged 11 -18. We have much to celebrate at Uxbridge High School including a committed and focused staff, outstanding facilities, strong relationships with the community and school partners, supportive Governors and a thriving sixth form. As an early adopter school for Progress 8, we value the successes of every child, whatever their starting point. All of this takes place within a truly comprehensive and multicultural school that reflects life in modern Britain.

Our school values have been developed by students and staff and form the basis of our ethos and culture. All members of our school community subscribe and work towards always being:

Positive, Respectful, Open Minded, Unique, Determined: Proud to Make Success Happen.


We are looking to appoint as soon as possible, an outstanding candidate to assist the Facilities Manager with the coordination of the maintenance of the school site and the buildings to the highest standards. This role is an integral part of the support staff team that makes a significant contribution the progress, welfare and safety of our students.

The successful candidate will be supporting the current Facilities Manager and extend the capacity of the Facilities Team. In addition to deputising for the Facilities Manager for general maintenance matters, this role also includes specific areas of responsibility, namely:

  • To act as Deputy Health and Safety Officer to monitor and implement procedures in line with current requirements and school policies
  • To be responsible, with the Facilities Manager, for all lettings / use of premises / holiday opening times and for maintaining appropriate procedures
  • To be a main key holder and respond to emergencies
  • To be responsible for efficient operation and control of heating, lighting and other services
  • To plan service schedules and work to ensure minimal disruption to teaching and learning

We would welcome applications from exceptional people who can make an integral contribution to Uxbridge High School.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Closing date: 05 December 2016.
Interviews will be arranged as soon as possible thereafter

For more information and to apply, please see our website at or call Brett Coventry on 020 3818 7041

T 020 3818 7041 or 07879 692 409

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