Site Assistant

Job advert

We are seeking an enthusiastic, conscientious and self-motivated person to join our friendly and motivated team at Tuxford Primary Academy. 


Job title:                       Site Assistant

Salary:                         Grade 3 - £14,663  actual salary

Hours:                         37 hours per week – all year round 


The hours are split shifts - 6.30am - 10.30am and 3pm - 6.30pm 
Part-time hours and job share will be considered 


The Site Assistant holds a key role in pro-actively maintaining the academy's building and facilities, and ensuring we provide a welcoming and safe environment for the whole school community.


The role will undertake a range of general cleaning and caretaking duties, including security, porterage and maintenance of the academy site. Under supervision, the role will also assist in ensuring the facilities function correctly and that health and safety matters are recorded.


Maintenance, caretaking or cleaning experience would be beneficial to your application, but we are also interested in hearing from you if you have transferable skills suitable for the role.


Working hours are split into shifts to cover the opening and closing of the academy site. We would be very happy to support two part-time employees if shorter working hours are preferred. The part-time hours would be 6.30am to 10.30am and 3pm to 6.30pm. 


We are all very proud of our academy, and the achievements of both our children and staff. We have high expectations of each other and ourselves.  If you have any questions or would like to visit the academy, please contact the school office: - 01777870482


Please be advised that this vacancy will be recruited on a rolling recruitment basis and will be closed early if suitable applications have been received – please make your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.


The Diverse Academies and its governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care, and expects everybody working for the organisation to share this commitment. To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everybody that is employed by us.  


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