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Site Assistant

Hounslow, London
£21,783 to £22,983
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
School Site Team Assistant Rivers Academy West London Campus - Aspirations Academies Trust Salary: Scale (2/3) point (3 to 6) Range £21,783 - £22,983 depending on experience Contract Type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 36 hours per week (between 6am and 7pm, rota basis) Start Date: As soon as possible Based in West London, just 15 minutes from Clapham Junction, Rivers Academy is a Comprehensive Secondary School committed to supporting outstanding outcomes for our students. We work hard to foster high levels of self-worth within an Academy community that has the very highest expectations across uniform, behaviour, attendance and punctuality. Rivers is a great place to work too, with a strong focus on career development. At Rivers we ask our students to take risks, be creative and make mistakes. As educators we are encouraged to think big, improvise and fail forward, through leveraging student interests, incorporating real world problems and using professional tools/expertise to design engaging interdisciplinary projects that drive students' curiosity for learning. We are looking for a skilled individual to support our current Site Team to maintain the highest standard of repair, security and cleanliness of the school. Working under the direction of the SLT team and the Site Manager, you will need to ensure that the school's buildings, site, and furnishings are safe, secure, and maintained to Health and Safety standards as defined by the Academy and Health & Safety legislation. As a Site Team Assistant, you will also need to ensure the opening and closing of the school buildings which will be managed on a rotational basis by the Site Manager between yourself and one other Site Assistant, so you must be flexible as hours could change to accommodate the needs of the school. The shift times will be between 6am and 7pm on a rota basis so you will need to be flexible. The position will be based at Rivers Academy (West London Campus) however you may be required to support at any of the four sites locally in the West London area. Ideally, we are looking for someone who has a minimum of 2 years' experience of general maintenance of buildings / site, basic DIY/handyman, repair and decorating experience, cleaning and general porterage experience and someone who has awareness and understanding of Health and Safety regulations. If you consider you are the right person for this role and would like to be a part of the team then it would be great to hear from you! Please upload an up to date CV detailing your skills and experience and someone from the team will either call or email you with an update on your application. Interview date - TBC but we will look at interviewing suitable candidates before the closing date Rivers Academy West London Campus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to all pre-placement checks including obtaining references, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and an enhanced DBS check. About Aspirations Across our 16 Academies, Aspirations educate more than 9,000 pupils across the ages from 2 to 19 years, covering an area from West London to the Southwest of England. Operating since 2011, we have a consistent track record of improvement and success and offer excellent Continuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunities. We are determined that children receive an excellent education that prepares them for success in adult-life and are looking for people to join us who share our ideals. We welcome applications from people with disabilities and guarantee an interview for those with a declared disability should they meet the minimum criteria for the job. The Equality Act 2010 defines disability as "any physical or mental impairment which has a substantial and long-term effect on his or her ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities" Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 707263793-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Retinue Solutions
    Retinue Solutions
  • Location: Hounslow, London
  • Salary: £21,783 to £22,983
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent