MEA Central is a brand new 11-16 school for South Manchester opening to year 7 only in September 2017.
We are seeking to appoint a Caretaker who will be flexible, show commitment and will assist the Site Manager in ensuring that our fantastic school buildings and grounds are maintained and developed to the highest possible standards.
The role requires someone who has initiative and adopts a “hands-on” approach in working as a part of our fantastic Academy community. The successful applicant will also possess a range of practical skills which will contribute to general school premises maintenance and improvement work. Maintaining a safe and secure environment is an essential part of this role.
MEA Central is part of the Altius Trust - a growing and ambitious Academy Trust whose flagship school, Manchester Enterprise Academy is recognised as a centre of excellence in supporting students to achieve outstanding results. In 2015 it was announced as winner of ‘Secondary School of the Year’ at the MEN School Awards with the Academy’s success being recognised both locally and nationally, including the then Prime Minister highlighting our achievement in his August 2015 speech. The personal development of students is a strength of the Academy with SMSC provision judged as ‘outstanding’ during the most recent Ofsted Inspection.
The Altius Trust is committed to recruiting talented and passionate staff who are central to all of our achievements and are the driving force behind our dedication to provide a “Fantastic Future for All”. Ofsted stated that “Staff are extremely positive about all aspects of the school and are making a substantial difference to the lives of the young people.”
We take professional development of our staff very seriously and are committed to providing high quality support and training and opportunities for your professional development. The opportunity for learning and development for both teaching and support staff are such that there has never been a more exciting time to join our fantastic schools.
Closing date for applications is 5.00pm on 27 June 2017.
Please find attached a letter from the Head of School for MEA Central, Job Description, MEA’s 2015 Ofsted Report and further information about MEA and MEA Central. Please apply through TES or the application form attached. Please note we do not accept CVs and references will be applied for at the shortlisting stage.
We are an equal opportunities employer. The Altius Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment to safeguarding children. All successful appointments are subject to receiving satisfactory references and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.