Caretaker, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, Surrey KT12 5P

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Three Rivers AcademyHersham, Walton-On-Thames, Surrey KT12 5P
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,119 - £22,256 pa FTE plus an excellent benefit package
Contract term: Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Facilities and Premises team as a Caretaker at Three Rivers Academy. This is an opportunity to use your skills across our schools, you should be experienced in site maintenance and building services with basic carpentry, painting and decorating skills. 

Hours variable between 7am and 6pm with some evening work as directed.

Applications are particularly welcomed from aspiring and experienced individuals with a skill set which may include; site maintenance and building services with basic plumbing, electrical, carpentry, or painting and decorating.

You will need to be a self-starter and able to demonstrate a practical and confident approach, as the role involves some lone working.

A current driving licence is essential for this role.

This is an exciting time for Three Rivers Academy as our new school building opened in February 2018. The new school will allow for an increased roll and provide state of the art, purpose built provision for our students, all under one roof. We are enthusiastic about our students learning and believe they deserve the best provision. The strength, determination and passion within our community enable us to continually improve. 

THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust. THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes, and much more.

Head of School, Anne-Louise Payne, said "These fantastic results are testament to the hard work and commitment our students have shown throughout this academic year. Since joining The Howard Partnership Trust, a little over one year ago, we have introduced more aspirational targets and I am very proud that the students have clearly risen to the challenge! Improved attitudes to learning support from parents, and the hard work and dedication of staff have resulted in more students being able to access both A Level and vocational pathways.” 

Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The Howard Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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