Site Supervisor - Wessington Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 10/10/2019 12:00
Grade:4 (SCP 12-17) (£21,589 - £23,836)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Wessington Primary School
Closing date:
10 Oct
Further Information

Site Supervisor

Grade: 4 (SCP 12-17) (£21,589 - £23,836)
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks
Monday – Thursday, 7.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Friday, 7.00 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.

Required: December 2019

The Head Teacher and governing body of this highly successful school are seeking to appoint a skilled, reliable and self-motivated person to take on this extremely important role in the school and become part of the Wessington Primary School team.

The person appointed will have total commitment towards maintaining a positive, clean and safe environment for young people, staff and visitors.

Governors would welcome applications from experienced caretakers or those considering a change of career with the skills and attitude we are looking for.

Duties will include:
• Opening the school each day and carrying out security checks
• Supervision of the Assistant Caretaker
• Carry out and record statutory checks and maintain health and safety checks
• Maintenance of property and grounds to a high standard including liaising with contractors
• Monitor site stock and order supplies
• Carry out maintenance and repairs as required
• To act as a key-holder
• To complete other tasks as set out in the job description

The successful candidate will be keen to maintain our school environment to a high standard to support children’s learning. They should be able to work effectively as part of the team, look after the safety and cleanliness of the site and also have the ability to work on their own initiative in recognising jobs that require attention, prioritising their own workload, undertaking some heavy lifting, moving and handling and be willing to undertake training and development.

If you can share our commitment to working as a whole school team to provide the best possible learning environment for the young persons in our care, we would be very pleased to receive your application.

We are happy for you to visit the school beforehand and please therefore contact Diane Sykes, 0191 4187916 to arrange your visit.

Wessington Primary School safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Board procedures.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Application packs and further details are available by emailing the school:
office@wessingtonprimary.org.uk.. Completed application forms can be returned by email (to the address above) or posted to Wessington Primary, Lanercost, Glebe, Washington. NE38 7PY

Closing Date: Thursday 10th October, 12 noon
Interview Date: Wednesday 16th October

Please note
This job is closed for applications.