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Premises Officer - Full-time

Cliffe Woods Primary, Rochester

  • Ref:MED887-2588-51S
  • Posted:26/10/2021
  • Pay:NJC C1 £19,698 - £25,481
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/11/2021 at 23:00
  • Interviews:W/C 08/11/2021


Cliffe Woods Primary School are looking to appoint a proactive, dedicated and skilled Premises Officer to join our friendly team. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly committed and ensure that every member of our learning community is able to thrive in a setting whereby heath and safety is of the upmost importance. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Take pride in ensuring the school looks as best as it can possibly be
  • Ensure health and safety is a priority at all times, liaising closely with the Business Manager and Head of School
  • Organised and methodical 
  • Be computer literate, sending and receiving emails with confidence to all stakeholders
  • Be able to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Be a pro-active member of the team, have a "can do" attitude and able to use their initiative  
  • Manage the school building and oversignt of the grounds maintenance ensuring that the highest standards of cleanliness and presentation are adhered to 
  • Have good basic DIY skills (plumbing, decorating and carpentry) 
  • Be responsible for site security and have key holder responsibility including any out of hours call outs
  • Maintain the highest level of professionalism when interacting with the children, staff, parents and members of the wider community.

The following skills and knowledge would be desirable: Training is provided if required.

  • Fire Safety 
  • Asbestos Management
  • Water Management - Legionella
  • Health & Safety at work
  • Manual Handling
  • Working at Heights
  • First Aid

This post is full time, 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday.  The role has split shifts which are negotiable  but hours must start at 7am and finish at 6pm.  

If you would like to discuss the position further, please do not hesitate to contact the Business Manager Lesley Colbert on 01634 220822 or via email at colbl002@cliffewoods.medway.sch.uk. Visits to the school may be possible from Monday 25th October 2021

Please be aware that because of the high volume of applicants expected, only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and we expect all staff to share this commitement.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check

Information about the school

Please refer to the Website www.cliffewoods.medway.sch.uk

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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).