6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    8 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023


This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 4 (£22,369 - £24,496 pro rata)

Pay scale

Grade 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

*The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and students and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential to the role

Safe working practices and understanding of relevant Health and Safety regulations

Knowledge of statutory requirements for the maintenance of buildings including asbestos, fire regulations, legionella, and security systems

Knowledge of CoSHH regulations

Knowledge of Security Issues

Effective use of I.T

Knowledge of using full range of cleaning equipment and materials

Ability to undertake minor repairs and maintenance including the use of powered tools and equipment relevant to the role (ie. drill, floor buffer)

Knowledge/experience of cleaning processes and the use of cleaning equipment/materials

Ability to deal with a wide variety of service users

Ability to lift and carry cleaning equipment and small items of furniture

Good communication skills

Self-motivated and able to organise and prioritise workload

Understands and able to maintain confidentiality

Experience of undertaking a caretaker or site supervisory function

Experience of supervising staff

Full range of caretaking and cleaning duties

Experience of working with a building management system/building automation system

What the school offers its staff

Mercia Learning Trust is committed to the growth and development of its staff. You will have access to opportunities for ongoing training and professional development, allowing you to enhance your skills and advance in your career. We promote a supportive and inclusive working environment. You can expect to work with colleagues who are dedicated to providing a positive and nurturing atmosphere for both staff and students.

Other employee benefits include:

  • Effective annual and on-going support and appraisal career conversations
  • Opportunities to collaborate with colleagues from across the trust on a range of projects
  • Access to a secure Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work
  • Reduced rates with Westfield Health
  • Eye Care Scheme
  • Occupational Health Support
  • Flu vaccination

Commitment to safeguarding

Mercia Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. If you are shortlisted, your suitability to work with children will be explored, and this will include disclosing convictions. The information you disclose may be discussed with you during the interview.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.
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About Mercia Learning Trust

Multi-academy trust

School Details

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
787 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School locations

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