Premises Assistant

St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery, Thetford, Norfolk, IP25 6SW

18 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    20 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    6 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    4 August 2022

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Salary Scale C Point: 4 (£9.91 per hour)

Premises Assistant job summary

We are looking to appoint a practical, hardworking and reliable Premises Assistant to join our team at St Peter & St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery, in the beautiful rural village of Carbrooke from September 2022 ~ our Academy is part of the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT).

This role is a vital part of the Academy operations and includes locking and unlocking the premises, general maintenance tasks of the school site, its grounds, plant and equipment, recording health and safety checks in order to provide a safe and secure teaching and learning environment.

The school has 8 classes including a nursery and circa 250 pupils on roll. The position is:

  • 10 hours per week term time ~ split shift (mornings & late afternoon/evenings) to be agreed by both parties on appointment
  • Contract includes ten x 2 hour sessions to be undertaken during the school holidays for premise management and maintenance tasks, timings to be arranged to suit both parties
  • Permanent
  • Salary Scale C Point: 4 (£9.91 per hour).

We are looking for someone who:

  • Demonstrates an understanding of caretaking and site maintenance responsibilities and requirements
  • Has some caretaking and or site maintenance experience
  • Works under their own initiative
  • Is hard working and reliable
  • Is a team player.

What can we offer you in return? …friendly, happy, caring children; dedicated staff; a team with an array of experience; regular well-being days and treats, and to be part of our school family.

We are committed to the safeguarding of all children, through its policies, practice and monitoring procedures. Any applicant wishing to work around children can expect to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

If short listed for interview your motives for working in a school setting will be explored. Knowing that racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination exist, we promote justice, fairness and equality in all areas of school life. All backgrounds and groups, including those with disabilities, are welcome to apply.

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About St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
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School size
199 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

St Peter & St Paul Carbrooke Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery is a special place full of learning, laughter and friendship. A place where all children are happy, feel safe and valued.

Our Academy provides a great primary education in a stimulating environment. The Academy develops a love of learning inspired by quality teaching that builds upon the individual strengths and talents of our children. We believe every child is entitled to enjoy his or her childhood. Our Christian values are at the centre of all that we do, and provide the foundations for life- long friendships and a sense of community.

Children educated at St Peter & St Paul Carbrooke Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery are tolerant, committed and confident. The school works with the community to develop citizens who will lead happy and rewarding lives.

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