Premises Assistant, Birmingham

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Erdington AcademyBirmingham
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,795 - £19,945Scale 2, Point 5-8 (£18,795-19,945)
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting time in the life of Erdington Academy.  From September 2016, we officially became an academy within the Fairfax Multi Academy Trust, which includes three secondary schools.  This further enables the academy to share and develop practice as part of a wider group of academies and partners.

We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking staff to join us on our journey to outstanding.   

Job Title: Premises Assistant 

Required: As soon as possible

Contract: Permanent

Salary: Scale 2, Point 5-8 (£18,795-19,945)

Hours: 37 hours per week, all year round (shift work)

To assist with the management of the overall provision of custodial, janitorial and cleaning services at the school and to assist with the repairs and maintenance of the school site.  In addition, to work with the Leisure Centre Manager to facilitate the opening and closing of the building for before and after school activities/functions.  The role will include lone working, opening and closing the building and responsibility for ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to, whilst monitoring cleaning duties and customer care.

There will also be a requirement for further training e.g. Fire Marshall and First Aid.

We are therefore looking for a responsible and committed member of staff who is enthusiastic, self-motivated and flexible, with the ability to remain calm under pressure. 

Applicants will need to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills and the ability to multi task.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Erdington Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications.

To apply, please complete the online application form on

To arrange a visit, please contact 0121 373 1080.

Closing date: 10am Monday 27 January 2020.

More about Erdington Academy
Address: Kingsbury Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B24 8RE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 373 1080