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  • Start date details

    July 2024

  • Closing date

    22 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

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  • 36 Hours to be worked over 5 days per week (Mon-Friday) • Morning:7:15 am-10:00 am x 4 day pw 7:15am–9:45am x 1 day pw • Afternoon:13:15pm-17:45pm (Mon-Fri) • During School Holidays–7.15am-14:45pm with 30 mins unpaid break • Summer Fayre–Last Saturday in June–Hours 7.30am-16.30pm • Christmas Fayre–Last Saturday in November–Hours 7.30am-16.30pm

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Between £29,139 - £30,963 depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

Purpose of the Job:

To provide for the security, maintenance and cleaning of the school to promote a safe working environment.

Duties include ensuring buildings and site are secure and acting as a designated key holder, arranging regular maintenance and safety checks and emergency repairs and supervision of other facilities staff and/or contractors whilst on site.

Summary of key duties/responsibilities:

This list is not exhaustive:

  • Ensure that buildings and the site are secure, including during out of school hours and taking remedial action if required
  • Perform duties in line with health and safety and COSHH regulations and take action where hazards are identified, reporting serious hazards immediately
  • Operate and regularly check systems such as heating, cooling, lighting and security including CCTV and alarms
  • Act as a designated key holder, providing out of hours and emergency access to the school site
  • Undertake minor repairs and maintenance of the buildings and site, such as paint classroom
  • Arrange emergency repairs and regular maintenance and safety checks
  • Oversee onsite maintenance contractors, checking that work is completed to required standards and within required timescales
  • Monitor materials and stock and/or submit order for supplies
  • Undertake regular health and safety checks of buildings, grounds, fixtures and fittings (including compliance with fire safety regulations) and equipment in line with other schedules
  • May facilitate lettings
  • May show contractors round to obtain quotes for routine maintenance on school premises
  • Responsibility for overseeing other staff including cleaning staff
  • Able to organise/prioritise duties/tasks in response to changing/conflicting demands
  • To support and develop the school ethos with children, parents, staff and governors
  • Be a team player with strong interpersonal skills

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • a highly supportive and friendly staff team
  • children with outstanding behaviour
  • a strong commitment to continuous professional development
  • a welcoming and positive Christian ethos
  • 31 Days holiday + public holidays

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

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About St Mary's CofE Primary School, East Barnet

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
216 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

We are an oversubscribed, one form entry school within the ‘village’ setting of East Barnet. Our history of being part of the local and church community goes back hundreds of years.

We are proud to be preparing today’s children for the challenges of the 21stCentury, by providing a broad curriculum incorporating new technologies, numeracy, literacy, science, humanities, Religious Education, sport, French and the arts. Our values as a church school form the basis of our emphasis on the development of the whole child, socially, emotionally, culturally and spiritually.

In partnership with St Mary’s Church, children have opportunities to develop their understanding of the Christian faith, as well as learning about other faiths and cultures. We enjoy seeing children succeed and flourish in many different ways working in partnership with parents and carers.

Arranging a visit to St Mary's CofE Primary School, East Barnet

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@stmarysen4.barnetmail.net.

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