Premises Assistant, Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring today

Ashlyns SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Between £17,772 and £19,430, H4 plus fringe allowance
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, 52 weeks of the year to include statutory holiday entitlement.

Ashlyns School has an opportunity for an enthusiastic team player to work as part of the Premises team carrying out cleaning, litter clearance, general porterage and maintenance work.

Previous experience is desirable but not essential. The successful applicant will be responsible for and assist with all matters relating to the satisfactory development, operation and maintenance of school buildings and grounds including local Primary Schools.

Staff who work at Ashlyns School receive excellent training and can benefit from the school’s children of staff admission rule, free use of commercial on-site gym, professional well-being support, childcare vouchers and access to a wide variety of school trips.

Applicants must complete the Support Staff Application Form (attached) which can be emailed to and should be marked ‘Premises Assistant Application – for the attention of the Headteacher.’ Applications for the post or being delivered by hand should be marked ‘Premises Assistant Application – for the attention of the Headteacher.’

Ashlyns School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All postholders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS. We would be delighted to show you around our school. Please contact Jane Gaherty, PA to the Headteacher, on 01442 863605 to arrange a visit.

Closing date: 22/03/2018 17:00:00
Interview date: 26 to 28 March 2018

Ashlyns is a popular and oversubscribed school. We became a full secondary school in September 2013 following the re-organisation of the education provision in Berkhamsted, and now have over 1,200 students. The school has undergone significant refurbishment in recent years with continuing improvements in progress as we prepare to expand to eight forms of entry in September 2017.

This is an exciting time to join our school and make your impression as we continue to develop and build on our success. The school was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in September 2014 and is focused on rapid improvement in results with the aspiration to be rated ‘Outstanding’ at our next inspection.

Ashlyns is a thriving school with a rich heritage. Originally established to provide for the most vulnerable in society, the school continues to emphasise the traditional values of respect, honesty and hard work. These values, combined with high expectations, innovation and creativity, mean that Ashlyns is a school which encourages and helps students to develop and make the most of their abilities and interests.

Ashlyns School
Chesham Road
01442 863605

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More about Ashlyns School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Chesham Road, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 3AH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1442 863605
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Ashlyns School is a co-educational foundation school based in Hertfordshire for students aged 11-18. It is a non-denominational school.


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