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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    5 June 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Working pattern

Full time: Site Manager - Scale 6 or 7 (depending on experience) – Required as soon as possible Scale 6 Point 12-17 - £24,948-£26,945 or Scale 7 Point 19-24 - £27,852-£31,099 dependent on experience Required for 52 weeks per year 37 hours per week (25 days paid holiday)

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 6 Point 12-17 - £24,948-£26,945 or Scale 7 Point 19-24 - £27,852-£31,099 dependent on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who has:

¨ A sound understanding of Safeguarding

¨ The ability to prioritise with a commitment to providing a high quality service

¨ The ability to solicit quotations to achieve best value

¨ Enjoys new challenges in a varied and busy school environment

¨ Possess a hardworking, positive attitude and a willingness to learn

¨ Strong oral, written and IT skills

¨ Reliable and has energy and vision and take pride in their work, who is hardworking and trustworthy

¨ Experience of being able to undertake preventative maintenance and repairs and is practical with good DIY skills

¨ Communicate effectively with a range of people including children, staff visitors and external agencies

¨ Experience of swimming pool maintenance (desired but not essential as training can be given)

You will be expected to:

¨ Act as main key holder, locking and unlocking the school site, including occasional late evening and weekend functions and lettings (if required), along with being contactable during unsociable hours.

¨ Managing the school grounds and overseeing the external grounds team

¨ Work in collaboration with other colleagues

¨ Liaising with and overseeing external contractors, servicing works and small projects

¨ Manage the site, ensuring that it is safe, clean and tidy to provide a high quality learning environment for our children and managing the cleaning staff

¨ Undertake daily site checks

¨ Take a key role in health and safety checks and monitoring including fire, legionella and play equipment with input to COSHH and risk assessments. Adhering to and upholding all school policies in particular Safeguarding and Health and Safety.

¨ Be a positive role model to both staff and pupils

¨ Undertake preventative maintenance and repairs

What the school offers its staff

  • A commitment to continued professional development
  • On site parking
  • Auto enrolment to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A great team of staff

Further details about the role

The Governors of Great Dunmow Primary school are seeking to appoint an experienced and reliable Site Manager to join our friendly and supportive team. We are looking for a person who will take pride in the management, maintenance and cleanliness of the school premises with a ‘can do’ attitude. The position is for 37 hours Monday to Friday (and may include some out of hours) with hours discussed and agreed with the successful candidate. Holidays to be taken out of term time.

Commitment to safeguarding

Great Dunmow Primary School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of our children. Appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check and pre-employment checks.

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About Great Dunmow Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
421 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01371 873184

The Governors of Great Dunmow Primary school are seeking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic Sports Coach/HLTA who inspires and motivates pupils to achieve their best. We are a friendly, happy and caring school and are looking for a candidate who will contribute to our very effective learning environment.

We are a two form entry over subscrbed school, close to Stansted Airport.

Arranging a visit to Great Dunmow Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@greatdunmow-pri.essex.sch.uk.

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