Site Officer, Peterborough

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Marshfields SchoolPeterborough
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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Site Officer

Grade 5, points 5-7 (£18,795 - £19,554 FTE)

Pro rata 32.5 hours (£16,509 - £17,175)

Start date: January 2020

Closing date: 22 November 2019, 4pm

Part time working considered for an exceptional candidate

Interviews for short-listed candidates will take place W/B 28 November

We seek to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and highly motivated Site Officer to join a school that is undergoing rapid change. Marshfields School is a successful 11-18 Special School for students with complex learning difficulties.  Small classes mean that our teachers get to know the needs of all individuals in their care and plan the curriculum accordingly. Our students are well motivated and eager to learn with excellent levels of attendance. 

In September 2019 we became designated as a hub school for Peterborough, providing short-term school placements, CPD and expertise in Moderate Learning Difficulties provision across the city. We also intend to welcome our first primary-aged students at Easter 2020. A new build is due to break ground at the same time, and this will ensure we are able to continue to grow our offer to meet the needs of local students.

We are therefore seeking to grow our site team with this new position. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing varied maintenance tasks or project work including minor repairs, decorating and improvement works. The School’s Site Team is responsible for providing building and grounds maintenance, cleaning, and health and. The successful post holder will report into the Site Manager.

The successful candidate will work on a planned rotating shift pattern, however there may be a requirement to work flexibly to support the needs of the business. Shifts are 6am to 12.30pm and 12pm to 6.30pm. 

We warmly welcome visits to the School.  To arrange a visit please contact the Headteacher: 

Marshfields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to take an enhanced disclosure via the DBS which meets the requirements of the school and evidence of the right to work in the UK.

Please send a completed application form and a supporting letter of application to

More about Marshfields School
Address: Eastern Close, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 4PP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1733 568058