Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Handyperson and Site Maintenance Operative - Flexible

Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-5449-249S
  • Posted:22/05/2023
  • Pay:QEGS 4.1- QEGS 5.5
  • Start Date:June
  • App Close Date:12/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC



Flexible hours of work  - Salary Scale: QEGS 4.1 - 5.5 £20,632 - £27,750 (based on a 37 hour week)

Queen Elizabeth’s is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and dedicated person to join the Premises Team. This post offers very flexible working hours for the right candidate.

As a key member of the team you will provide a professional, efficient service which underpins and supports student achievement and well-being and provides a safe, clean environment which is conductive to learning. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to a number of maintenance related tasks around the site. We particularly welcome applications from individuals with experience in undertaking repairs such as carpentry, plumbing, painting/glazing whilst observing good health and safety practice.

A willingness to contribute to other areas of school life would be welcome. 


For further information and to apply please visit www.queenelizabeths.kent.sch.uk 

or telephone the school office. Please complete and return the School Application and Ethnicity Forms.

Closing date: Midday, Monday 12th June

Interviews: TBC

We reserve the right to close this position early if we receive significant applications 


Abbey Place, Faversham, Kent ME13 7BQ

Tel. 01795 533132  1028 on roll (271 in sixth form)

Headteacher: David Anderson


Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including DBS checks


Information about the school

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is a forward thinking co-educational selective school set in the heart of the historic market town of Faversham. With 1061 pupils and over 100 staff it is a thriving educational community where every student strives to do their very best in a supportive, friendly yet stimulating environment. We promote the values of respect and cooperation. Alongside our innovative curriculum we offer a broad range of additional opportunities for students to engage in beyond the classroom.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.