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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    31 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management
  • Other support roles

Visa sponsorship

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Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours per week, All Year Round

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,457 - £24,276

What skills and experience we're looking for

The University of Kent Academies Trust is seeking to appoint a Site Assistant to join their dependable and committed team. This role will be required to work at Brompton Academy, with some work at Chatham Grammar, under the direction of the Premises and Estates Manager, and you will be required to work on a rota system of shifts, either morning or early afternoon or afternoon-evening. This role is full-time, all year round, and is being offered on a permanent basis.

This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of a site team who are dedicated to ensuring excellent standards in the maintenance work of the buildings and sites of the two academies. We are looking for an energetic and responsible person who either has some prior experience in a similar role or who possesses a skill set and aptitude to enable them to turn their hands to DIY maintenance or the ability to problem-solve and resolve basic site issues. You will need to be an effective communicator, have a good sense of humour and be willing to become a supportive member of a large site team.

What the school offers its staff

The successful applicant will be coming to a multi-academy trust-wide supportive learning environment characterised by open management and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down to earth) leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer: www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat

Brompton Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a 400+ adult learner education programme. We have fantastic new buildings with outstanding facilities and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting-edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement. Brompton Academy would encourage applicants to visit for further information: www.bromptonacademy.org.uk

Further details about the role


Your application should be made after reading the job profile and you will use the application to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.

We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age.

Commitment to safeguarding

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

In addition, the Trust will carry out an online search, once, as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

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About Chatham Grammar

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
980 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Chatham Grammar (CG) is a selective 11 – 19 girls academy (with a mixed sixth form) whose Lead Sponsor is the University of Kent. Chatham Grammar is part of the established University of Kent Academies Trust (UKAT).

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