Facilities Assistant / Maintenance Assistant

Location
Greenwich
Salary
Up to £20835 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2019
Closes
28 Oct 2019
Ref
DPMR-28
Contact
Bluetown Online
Discipline
Business Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Facilities Assistant

Location: Plumstead, South East London

Salary: £20,835 per annum

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time (35 hours per week)

Closing date: by noon, Friday 11th October 2019

The school is a thriving and rapidly improved school recently judged Good by Ofsted (May 2018). They are dedicated to providing a world-class education to the young people and families of Royal Greenwich, and hold a strong commitment to promoting excellence, justice and success for all their young people.

They are looking for a Facilities Assistant to join the Premises Team, under the direction of the Facilities Manager. The Facilities team provide a high quality service to take care of the premises and school grounds, in order to secure a clean, comfortable, accessible and safe environment for all users of the school buildings.

The post will include:

* Maintaining the school grounds,
* Carrying out minor repairs and routine maintenance,
* Supervising external contractors whilst in the building
* Acting as a key holder – ensuring that the building is safe and secure at the end of the day.

You must be available to work 3 evenings per week as part of your core shift pattern. Flexibility is essential.

The Candidate:

* You will ideally need to be qualified to Level 2 (GCSE or equivalent) in English and Maths.
* A technical qualification or skilled vocational qualification is also desirable.
* Experience of carrying out grounds and minor work is essential along with the ability to follow procedures and to take direction from senior staff.

In return they offer you a supportive and friendly colleagues, and good professional development.

To apply for this role please click APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the application form.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to be DBS checked prior to taking up post.

Candidates with previous job titles and experience of: School Caretaker, Groundskeeper, Facilities Management, Repairs Assistant, Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Coordinator, Maintenance Supervisor, Estates Management may also be considered for this role.