EXPIRED

This job expired on 25 September 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    November 2023

  • Closing date

    25 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,631.00 - £23,857.00 Annually (Actual) H4 plus fringe

Assistant Caretaker job summary

Full-time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks

Salary: H4, range £22,631 - £23,857

Start date: November 2023

Are you hardworking, reliable and wishing to work in a state-of-the-art campus?  We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the school’s outstanding premises team as an Assistant Caretaker.  Duties include security and maintenance of the school site including decorating, DIY tasks, general porterage and representing the school to external hirers.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake relevant health and safety training.  You may refer to the job description for more information about the role.

The successful candidate will:

  • have relevant experience, preferably in a school or similar setting
  • have professional integrity
  • have excellent attention to detail
  • have the ability to work well within a team
  • promote Sandringham’s ethos and values

What can we offer you?

  • Annual pay progression within salary range
  • 25 days’ holiday per year, plus bank holidays
  • The chance to work in a positive, welcoming and forward-thinking community where blended learning is seamlessly integrated into teaching and learning
  • Coaching provision for all those new to the school within a comprehensive and fully developed induction programme
  • A state-of-the-art learning campus which is fully resourced
  • Staff can benefit from the school’s children of staff admission rule
  • Cycle to work scheme which is part of the school’s sustainability strategy
  • Employee Assistance Programme for staff and their immediate family
  • We have recently been awarded the MIND Bronze Wellbeing Accreditation and are committed to supporting the mental, physical and emotional wellbeing of staff and students in the school.

Sandringham School is committed to ensuring inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates and encourage those from underrepresented groups, and/or with protected characteristics, to apply.

Sandringham School is part of the Alban Academies Trust (AAT). The school leads the Alban Teaching School Hub and is also a designated Computing Hub.   In joining Sandringham School, you will also be joining the AAT. The Trust is a close community of seven schools within Hertfordshire, three of which are Secondary schools and four are Primary schools. As part of the AAT we are able to maximise the opportunities for personal, professional and career development. To learn more about the Trust please visit https://albanacademiestrust.org.uk/

If you would like further information regarding this position please contact Tim Kelly-Swan, School Estate Manager, email: Kelly-SwanT@sandringham.aat.school

Application deadline: 9am on Monday, 25th September 2023

Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.  


Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

This job post has expired.

About Sandringham School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1767 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Sandringham is a co-educational academy school, based in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Sandringham is a non-selective school with over 1600 students, including nearly 450 in the thriving sixth form. Our aim is simple – to be 'World Class' where our students receive the best education possible in a state school.

We believe that every child can succeed in life if challenged and inspired appropriately. A strong academic curriculum supported by outstanding extra-curricular provision helps Sandringham students develop as individuals with the necessary skills to be successful in adult life. Our ethos is summed up by our motto: 'Everybody can be somebody'

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Finance Officer (full or part time)

Stanborough School

Lemsford Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6YR

Food Service Assistant

St George's School

Sun Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4TD

Learning Support Manager

Chancellor's School

Pine Grove, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 7BN

Cover/Learning Supervisor

Ridgeway Academy

Herns Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 2AF

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in St Albans and Hertfordshire