Assistant School Keeper, Romford

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Squirrels Heath Infant SchoolRomford
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Start date: As
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 2-3, point 14-17
Contract term: Permanent

Permanent Assistant School Keeper

Hours: 20 hours per week with additional overtime and lettings as required

Grade: Grade 2-3, point 14-17 depending on experience x 41 weeks per year

Salary: £18,657 - £19,623 pro rata (£9,243 - £9,722 per annum, actual salary)

Closing date:  12.00pm 18th October 2017

Interview date: 20th October 2017

We wish to appoint a highly motivated, caring and committed person to work in our friendly and supportive schools assisting our School Keeper to make sure that the schools sites are safe, secure and ready for use by pupils, staff and other school users. The person we are looking for should be flexible, self-motivated an able to use their own initiative, taking pride in their work.

The successful candidate must have good general maintenance skills and some knowledge of health & safety legislation and procedures would be desirable. 

The main responsibilities of an Assistant School Keeper will usually include:

  • Locking and unlocking of the schools
  • Cleaning, including cleaning at height
  • Emergency repairs
  • Site safety and security
  • Portering, which may include heavy lifting
  • Monitoring the use of the school site by other peope
  • :Lettings in addition to working hours

We can offfe a supportive team of staff dedicated to the care and development of all pupils in a safe and happy environment.

We can offer you:

  • Brilliant pupilss, eager to attend school and engage with learning
  • A friendly and supportive staff
  • Good opportunities for CPD

Squirrels Heath Infant and Junior Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Natalie Starns on 01708 446476 to make an appointment,

Please apply online at Should you experience any technical difficulty please contact Education HR on 01708 431636.

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