27 days remaining to apply

  • Closing date

    16 August 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    2 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£11,998.00 Annually (Actual)

Cleaner job summary

20 hours per week

Monday-Friday 6am-8am (remaining 10 hours to be confirmed)

44 weeks per year

We are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic person to work as part of our cleaning team. As part of the team, you will help ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of the school premises, ensuring the children and staff can enjoy the learning environments.

The successful applicants must have a general knowledge of cleaning and good communication skills. Training in the use of equipment will be provided.

Main areas of responsibility:

Cleaning of designated areas (classrooms, offices, receptions areas, school hall, toilets etc.) to ensure they are kept in a hygienic condition including:

  • Vacuuming and cleaning floors using appropriate cleaning solutions
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and other surface
  • Cleaning walls and other paintwork, tiling and mirrors
  • Emptying and cleaning waste bins
  • Cleaning toilets, sinks and basins

In return, we will offer you:

  • Professional development
  • Support from a high performing team
  • An academy which is focused on supporting the well-being of staff
  • Access to employee benefit scheme

Ormiston Endeavour Academy is an 11-16 secondary Academy situated on the outskirts of Ipswich. With significant student growth over the last two academic years, we take pride in the high levels of support, care and challenge we offer all of our students. Endeavour students are warm, welcoming and willing to push themselves to succeed. Our fantastic staff are committed to providing a caring yet challenging environment in which young people can learn, develop and thrive.

Ormiston Endeavour Academy is a member of the Ormiston Academies Trust, and together we are committed to ensuring that all students are given the opportunity to succeed in education and in life.

You are welcome to contact us for an informal chat or to arrange a visit. Please contact c.wilkinson@oeacademy.co.uk

The closing date for applications is 19th July 2024, early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to close the vacancy early should a suitable candidate be found.

Ormiston Endeavour Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Ormiston Academies Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Flexible working opportunities will be considered.

All successful appointments will be subject to suitability checks in accordance with KCSIE, including identity, Right to Work, qualifications, online searches, prohibition check, two references and enhanced DBS check including Children’s Barred List.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974. Guidance on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Exceptions Order 1975, which provides information about which convictions must be declared during job applications and related exceptions, can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-guidance-on-the-rehabilitation-of-offenders-act-1974

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 Ormiston Endeavour Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
679 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Ormiston Endeavour Academy is a Key Stage 3 and 4 (Yrs 7 - 11) secondary school with academy status located in Ipswich in the English county of Suffolk.

The school is sponsored by the Ormiston Academies Trust.

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