Casual Lettings Assistant, London SW12

Closing date:

La Retraite RC Girls' SchoolLondon SW12
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £10.20 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

La Retraite is a highly successful, diverse and over‐subscribed girls' 11‐19 Roman Catholic VA comprehensive school with a strong reputation for all‐round excellence. We achieved a second ‘Outstanding’ OFSTED judgement in all categories in 2013. The school is in the Trusteeship of the Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark and is located in Lambeth. 

The governors invite applications from individuals with relevant premises, cleaning and customer service experience: 

  • To be responsible for the opening and closing of the school, preparing for and dealing with all aspects of facilities hire and use of the buildings by external parties during periods of hire, the cleaning of areas used after hire, the management of car parking and security of the site and dealing with a range of hirers, parents, students.
  • To support the premises team in a range of simple premises and caretaking tasks where necessary with the ability to respond flexibly to changing priorities and changes in routine. The Lettings Assistant will be expected to work within the guidelines of a range of policies, the ethos and aims of the school to carry any other reasonable duties as directed by the Finance & Lettings Manager, Premises Manager or Senior Leadership team.

Working Times: Variable – primarily evenings and weekends throughout the year and school holidays. Casual hours to be agreed with others in team and dependant on lettings in diary within the following hours: 5.30pm-10.00pm Monday - Thursday. 

Weekend 12 - 15 hours - From 7.30am-5.00pm and 8.40am-4.30pm on Sundays at present. This can change depending on hirers functions, etc.

Flexible hours are required on occasions throughout the year to suit the school, including cover for absence, if necessary. Any additional hours to be worked in agreement with the Lettings Manager or Premises Manager. 

We are in a good location 10 minutes’ walk from both Balham and Clapham South tube stations and near a number of key bus routes.

Should you wish to apply for the post, please go onto our website and apply online. 

If you should have any queries please contact Ms Clarke, HR Manager, by email at

Visits are encouraged and can be arranged by e-mailing the above address or telephoning Ms Clarke on 020 8673 5644. 

We currently have an open closing date for this post and will interview suitable candidates once an application has been received.

La Retraite RC School is committed to safer recruitment and is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 

La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School 

Atkins Road, Clapham Park, London SW12 0AB.

Tel: 020 8673 5644.  Fax: 020 8675 8577.

Headteacher: Mr Dominic Malins

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