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  • Closing date

    1 April 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Working pattern

Full time: Working full-time, Monday to Friday:  07:30 – 15:45, (Monday to Wednesday ) and 07:30 - 15:30 (Thursday and Friday). with a 45 minute lunch break. Flexibility is a must for evening and weekend events.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and hard-working Caretaker and minibus driver to join our friendly team. The successful candidate will be responsible for our school buildings and grounds including cleanliness, security, porterage, routine maintenance, repairs and refurbishment and contribute to the improvements of the general school environment.

The successful candidate will have good practical skills, a positive attitude and the ability to prioritise your workload. Experience in maintenance or DIY tasks ideally within a school environment with practical related experience and a good understanding of Health and Safety is essential.

The ability to communicate effectively at all levels to support staff with adhoc maintenance and assist with project works whilst providing a responsive and re-active site service is key in ensuring success in this post.

Working full-time, core hours Monday to Friday. :- 07:30 – 15:45, (Monday to Wednesday) and 07:30 - 15:30 (Thursday and Friday). with a 45 minute lunch break. The post holder must be flexible to support the needs of the school and have the ability to adapt their hours accordingly to support our private lettings during evenings and weekends. As a school keyholder you may be required to attend out of hours emergencies and be willing to drive our school minibuses to support the needs of our students.

What the school offers its staff

In return we offer an interesting and varied workload, with the opportunity to join a friendly team

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)
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.

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About Mount Grace School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
508 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01707 655512

Mount Grace School (Potters Bar, Hertfordshire) was one of the first purpose built mixed comprehensive schools in the country and occupies 17 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. We are a rapidly improving, truly inclusive school with approximately 600 students including over 75 in our sixth form. We have a genuine partnership with local people and we are the community school of Potters Bar and the surrounding villages.

This school is a brilliant place for young people to fulfil their potential in a caring, supportive community. Mount Grace is friendly and understanding but also firm, fair and consistent in its values. We strive for academic excellence for our students aged 11 to 18. Our school motto ‘Res Non Verba’ translates as ‘Deeds Not Words’. This means that as members of Mount Grace School, our actions must always show that we Respect, Aspire and Care.

This is a welcoming, caring and friendly school, full of vitality and enthusiasm and our students are a credit to us. Our staff are passionate professionals who want our students to grow into well rounded adults.

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