School Maintenance Assistant

Location Redhill
Discipline: Maintenance
Employment type: Full Time
Salary: £25,600 - £28,700 per annum
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 6288
Published: 14 days ago
School Maintenance Assistant, job vacancy covering 3 Schools in Surrey. This includes schools in Horley, Crawley & Purley.  Car Driver Essential.

  • £25’600 - £28’700 per annum, DOE.
  • 40 Hours per week, Monday – Friday to include 3pm - 8pm
  • Full Time, Permanent vacancy.
  • Company sick pay, Pension, Life Assurance & Health Cash Plan.
  • Ongoing Training & Development.
  • Car Driver Essential.
  • Understanding of Fire, Health & Safety, Legionella, asbestos, security, COSHH & safeguarding.
  • General Maintenance & Grounds knowledge and experience essential.
  • Qualification in Electric or plumbing desirable or experience within construction trade.
  • Previous experience of working in a School / Education setting advantageous.
  • Good IT Skills / Computer literate.
  • Applicants will be subject to a Pre-Employment check including Enhanced DBS check.
To maintain the school including maintenance & Groundwork including general repairs, painting & Decorating, maintaining the grounds (Cutting grass, general gardening, repair works).
  • Routine Maintenance work, planned inspections and report any findings.
  • Organise the collection and movement of furniture and any equipment.
  • Ensure Fire and safety equipment are functional and safety awareness is promoted.
  • Ensure Health & Safety is met and relevant to the premises.
  • Keeping all external areas clean and tidy, ensure the buildings and site are secure.
  • Maintaining equipment and reporting any faults.
  • To assist with any events at the school.
This employer strives to achieve outstanding Schools Colleges & Training Facilities for Children & Young People with Special Education needs.  With a team of dedicated team of Teaching, Support, Therapists & managers, together they all strive to bring out the best in every pupil and prepare them for Adult life.  Their Schools & colleges have fantastic facilities and cater for Primary, Secondary & further education children.  The facilities range from Science Labs, horticulture, catering, mechanics and much more. The children are supported from the moment they arrive.  They are constantly challenged, and they believe in setting high expectations, enabling them to reach their full potential.  As an employer they fully invest in their staff team, with opportunities to gain further qualifications, continuous professional development, career progression and the opportunity to make a massive difference to the lives of those with a disability.

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