Estates Assistant Notton House Academy, Chippenham, Wiltshire

Job description

To undertake a reasonable range of Estates duties as mutually agreed with the Estates Manager, with regard to day to day maintenance of the Academy Site and its furnishings e.g. remedial painting and decorating, door fittings, furniture repairs, minor glazing, minor plumbing fittings, lighting renewals, repairs to fixings and small scale improvements.

Essential educational requirements

English and Maths to GCSE Grade C or above

Essential qualifications

Proven knowledge and experience of building maintenance and facilities.
Driving Licence

Essential skills and experience

Good practical skills and experience of completing large practical tasks such as ground works, gardening, small building projects.
Ability to communicate and interact across a wide range of adults and children

About Notton House Academy

We are a Residential Academy with 50 pupils on roll, situated in leafy Wiltshire. We accommodate a wide range of young people with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND). This includes Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH), Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) and Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC). The residential aspect of the Academy enables pupils’ access to an extensive range of extra-curricular experiences, stability, opportunities to build confidence and independence skills in a supportive and nurturing environment. As an Academy we offer a bespoke, aspirational, residential educational experience to our young people, their families and carers. We value each individual and tailor our curriculum in order to inspire them to achieve their full potential. We have high expectations for learning and social emotional development. Our aim is to prepare each young person for their next steps, whether this be returning to mainstream education, college or the world of work. We believe working together with families, parents and carers is at the heart of what we do, building strong attachments and self-confidence. A strong team around a child is the key to them being able to overcome barriers and be successful. We provide high challenge and support across the Academy. This is to ensure achievement for all; the students, staff, parents, carers, partner agencies and stakeholders. Working together to build positive futures.

28 Notton, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2NF
Not Applicable
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