Maintenance Assistant

Location Stockport
Discipline: Maintenance
Employment type: Part Time
Salary: £12.15 - £13.14 per hour
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 6156
Published: about 1 month ago
We have a Part-Time, Permanent, Job Vacancy for a School Maintenance Assistant close to the Cheadle Hulme Area of Stockport or Cheshire area close to the A34 / B5095.


  • Part Time, 20 Hours per week, Monday – Friday 2pm – 6pm, Term Time Only.
  • £12.15 - £13.14 per hour Depending on Experience / Skills
  • Full Driving Licence is required.
  • Life assurance, Health Cash back plan, pension, and perk box scheme.
  • Car lease scheme, bike to work scheme.
  • Free parking on site.
  • Full training & continued support.

Your Employer

We are recruiting on behalf of an outstanding Specialist Education School for Children & Younger Adults with Autism. They have an impressive network of schools, colleges, and residential homes where they believe that every young person deserves to develop their abilities and create a positive future.

Your Duties

As their Maintenance Assistant / Operative you will assist in the overall maintenance of the school including the building itself and the grounds.  You will be joining a fabulously friendly team.  Your role will have a strong emphasis on Health & Safety and ensuring H&S measures are in place throughout the grounds and facilities.  You will always ensure our buildings are fit for purpose for the Young People we support.   Duties include (But are not limited to)

  • General Site Maintenance and repairs as well as planned maintenance projects.
  • Inspections, upkeep, and maintenance of all areas including buildings and outside areas.
  • Keeping accurate records.
  • Comply with regulations, policies, and procedures.
  • Report damage, defects, and malfunctions to the School Manager.
  • Promote and maximise security on site.

You will work with the central estates department, supporting the development of the services through site expansion projects and integrating new/developed buildings.

  • General maintenance experience, basic skills related to joinery and plumbing.
  • Good record keeping & reporting skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations.
  • Knowledge of good working trade practices.
  • Understanding of hot and cold-water systems.


If this is you, then we would love to speak to you about and tell you much more about this fantastic opportunity.