Facilities Assistant, Lewisham

Closing date:

Haberdashers' Aske's Hatcham College - HTGLewisham
Date posted:
Start date: September 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: From Band 1 Point 4 on Aske’s support staff scale (£18,306); all year round. 08:00 – 17:00
Contract term: Permanent

All year round.

08:00 – 17:00

The Federation and Academy 

Haberdashers’ Aske’s Hatcham College provides a safe, rigorous and challenging learning environment for pupils of all abilities and backgrounds. Our expectations are high in terms of pupil progress and achievement, and behaviour. In February 2014 we received our fourth consecutive Ofsted grade of ‘Outstanding’.   

The role 

To undertake all tasks essential to the effective running of the academy. You will work closely with different teams across the academy to ensure tasks are completed efficiently and in line with the various deadlines for the academic year. With a strong customer focus, you will carry out your role displaying a positive attitude and a collaborative approach to your work. 

The Candidate

The successful candidate will need:

  • Basic training in one or more of the following; plumbing, general and grounds maintenance, electrical/building maintenance, heating systems (or sound experience of same)
  • Experience working in a maintenance environment
  • Considerable DIY experience at minor maintenance level
  • Practical understanding of health & safety and security procedures and practices
  • First Aider or willingness to undertake suitable training
  • Basic computer skills or willingness to learn (e.g. e-mail, MS Word, Internet)
  • Skills in plumbing, electrical work, carpentry/joinery, painting and glazing to competent DIY standard
  • Ability to monitor and report on structural faults/repairs
  • Organisational skills to facilitate lettings
  • Ability to multi task and attend to different requests
  • Ability to communicate and liaise effectively with persons at all levels including contractors 

Job location

More about Haberdashers' Aske's Hatcham College - HTG
Address: Nursery - Year 6, Hunsdon Road, London, SE14 5RD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7652 9510