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Premises Assistant - Full-time

Spires Academy, Sturry

  • Ref:KCC886-6911-233S
  • Posted:07/01/2019
  • Pay:Academy Band 4 - £18574 - £19514
  • Start Date:Feb 2019
  • App Close Date:14/01/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking to recruit a Premises Assistant to assist with ensuring the Facilities on site are robust, secure and sustainable.

Duties will include;

Assisting in planned preventative maintenance, ad-hoc repairs and minor works to the grounds and buildings

Maintaining the security of the buildings and grounds, including patrols and inspections of the site

Moving furniture and supplies as requested, and occasionally working at height

Maintaining and operating the security systems, and inspecting and testing the CCTV, fire extinguisher systems and fire alarms

Assisting with maintaining the cleanliness of the site and clearing snow when necessary

Maintaining all tools and equipment to ensure they are kept in good working order

About you;

You will have previous experience within a facilities based role, ideally within an educational setting.  You will have a sound understanding of health and safety requirements, and have either a First Aider qualification (or a willingness to become qualified).  You will have a minimum of an NVQ Level 2 in related building or a maintenance trade.  Good communication skills and an understanding of the importance of facilities as a customer service operation are key to this role.  Flexibility is essential as the role involves working on a shift rotation to cover the Academy's extended opening hours.  This is an all year round position.

Information about the school

About Us

At Spires Academy we offer a distinctive small school environment where each individual is well known, listened to and encouraged to be the best they can be. Serving just 600 students enables us to maintain an inclusive and nurturing community atmosphere, where staff work with students to develop the skills, confidence and knowledge needed to reach their full potential.

This is an incredibly exciting time for Spires Academy, we are an expanding school with more students than ever before choosing Spires Academy.

Job Contact Information

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.