Assistant Premises Officer, East Sussex

Closing date:This job has expired

Priory SchoolEast Sussex
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,426 - £18,795Single Status Grade Plus Shift Allowance and Overtime
Contract term: Permanent



Assistant Premises Officer

£18,426 - £18,795 a year

Required As Soon As Possible

Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. The school is consistently oversubscribed, yet has a genuinely comprehensive intake.  The Governors of this successful school seek to appoint an Assistant Premises Officer. 

The Assistant Premises Officer will be expected to provide an effective caretaking service.  It is essential that the successful candidate has the experience of carrying out specialist building maintenance work, within the reasonable capacity of a handyperson.  It is desirable that applicants have specific skills in either electrics or plumbing or other trades.

This is a full time position for 37 hours per week. The successful applicant will work within a two shift system (early shift and late shift) on a rota basis between the hours of 06:30 to 22:00 Monday to Friday during term-time and between 08:00 and 18:00 during school holidays. You would also be required to work weekends to cover school lettings on a rota basis of 1 weekend in 4. There would also be an opportunity to undertake lunchtime supervision duties. 

The salary is Grade 4 spinal points 9 to 10, £18,426 - £18,795, on the Single Status Pay Spine. An alternating shift allowance of £1,736 would also be paid. Overtime for lettings is paid at point 7 on the Single Status Pay Spine, £9.37 per hour. Lunchtime supervision is paid at £13.56 per session.

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at  under ‘staff vacancies’.  They are also available from Personnel at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN. Telephone: 01273 476231 extension 211 or email:  

Please return application forms to the Personnel Officer at the above address or email  We do not accept CVs. 

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Thursday 5th December 2019.

Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.  

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

More about Priory School
Address: Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1273 476231