Multi-Skilled Maintenance Carpenter, Surrey

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Woldingham SchoolSurrey

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

8am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday, 52 weeks per year

Practical, resourceful and able to work well on your own initiative, you’re a highly skilled Carpenter who takes pride in a job well done. You’re a friendly and helpful individual with excellent communication skills too. So bring your talents to Woldingham School - and be part of our welcoming and supportive team.

Taking responsibility for all carpentry across the school, you’ll carry out a full range of repairs and maintenance tasks, as well as work on new projects like fitting kitchens and classrooms. There will also be other general maintenance duties, so you will certainly be kept busy here!

Ideally qualified to City and Guilds level 3 or equivalent, your experience should include 1st and 2nd fix. The proven ability to fit kitchens or similar is a must too, along with a ‘right first time’ approach and a full driving licence. You will need to provide your own hand tools and drill.

Close to London yet in an outstandingly beautiful rural setting, Woldingham is a happy and successful Catholic boarding and day school for girls aged 11 to 18. This is a truly unique school with an equally unique culture and philosophy. Building on a proud heritage that stretches back 175 years, we’re now driving an exciting future that’s underpinned by fresh ideas, an innovative spirit and state-of-the-art facilities – all alive with the creative energy of over 500 young minds.

Staff are welcome to use our range of outstanding facilities including the gym, squash and tennis courts and the swimming pool. Our Staffroom Committee organises regular social events, and individual members of staff have even organised yoga classes and reflexology on site. All staff also receive free lunches and coffee.  

Please visit our website to download an application form. Once completed, return it to 

Closing date: 9am, 25 July 2019.

Woldingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS report will be required for the successful candidate. 

Professional development and staff welfare

Our professional team of staff is Woldingham’s greatest asset, and we want to ensure that everyone is supported to work in an effective, enjoyable and fulfilling way. Staff Development is a high priority, with an annual cycle of Personal Professional Development planning for all colleagues. Each member of staff has their own Professional Development coach who encourages them to plan and undertake a range of developmental activities, both externally and internally.

More about Woldingham School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Marden Park, Woldingham, Surrey, CR3 7YA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1883 349431
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Woldingham School is a school with history, a legacy of Sacred Heart principles and values. These values refer to educating girls considering: respect for oneself and others, social awareness, a sense of community, and self-realisation, through the C...