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Caretaker (BOA)

St James the Great AcademyLondon

Caretaker (BOA)

Full Time, Permanent

£22,183 - £24,491 per annum

37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year 

Inspire their remarkable with us

As we move into an exciting new phase at Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), the opportunity has arisen for a person with relevant skills and experience to join our onsite team at St James the Great Academy as our school caretaker (BOA). The key purpose of the role is to assist the Supervisor in overall school maintenance and health & safety across the premises.

As part of the role you will have to:  

  • Manage the building and grounds and undertake minor repairs and maintenance to fixtures and fittings, including desks, tables and chairs, and decoration
  • Carry out in-house statutory testing as required and general maintenance tasks      
  • Take pride in helping to maintain the highest standards of cleanliness, presentation and health and safety at all times      
  • Be a principal key holder for your academies and attend emergency call outs as necessary
  • Be responsible for your academies security, including the opening and closing of the academies on a daily basis, including evenings, weekends and public holidays
  • Communicate clearly      
  • Be flexible

We offer: 

  •  More opportunity to grow your career - We’ll support you in developing your career and experience at this school or another AET school.  
  • More tailored support - We understand every academy is unique. We’ll give you tailored support and flexibility, allowing you to do what’s best for your children.   
  • More chance to see what’s out there - We create opportunities for teachers to visit other AET academies and learn from outside experience.  
  • More like minded colleagues, so you can benefit from others’ experience - You’re connected to our network of 57 academies and thousands of education professionals.   
  • More technology so you can make more impact - Google Workspace Enterprise for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin and more time teaching.  
  • More time - We strive to minimise unnecessary distractions so you can have energy for your job, and your life.

Closing date : 19th December 2021

Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date and applications will be considered upon receipt.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s. Come inspire their remarkable with us, apply today.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered. 

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria. 

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website for further details.

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