Caretaker, Barking and Dagenham

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Greatfields SchoolBarking and Dagenham
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,916-£21,986
Contract term: Permanent

We are privileged to be building a school at the heart of the Gascoigne community.  Greatfields opened with 100 Year 7 students in September 2016 and will grow to become a 10 form entry school with 1800 pupils, including sixth form. We will be moving into the first phase of our purpose-built new accommodation in January 2018. 

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated, responsible person to work within the premises team. The successful candidate will ensure that the premises and grounds are kept safe, warm, cleaned, properly maintained and will be responsible for the security of the site acting as a registered key holder. You will need exceptional interpersonal skills and be able to deal tactfully and positively with students, staff and members of the public. The ability to follow clear instructions is essential, as is the ability to carry out minor DIY tasks such as repairs and furniture assembly.

The position will be with effect from 2nd January 2017 and there will be the requirement for occasional overtime.

Please read the job description and person specification and email your completed application form to before 12noon on Monday 27th November 2017 if you would like to apply for this role. Please feel free to contact the school if you would like more information or to visit the school and discuss the role in more detail before applying. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance.

Hours:  35 hours per week, between 10am and 6pm Monday to Friday

Closing date:  12 noon Monday 27th November 2017

Interviews: Friday 1st December 2017

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