Dame Dorothy Primary School - Site Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/12/2023 12:00
£24,294 - £25,979 pro rata
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Dame Dorothy Primary School
Number of posts:
Closing date:
13 Dec
Further Information
Site Assistant
Dame Dorothy Primary School
Hours of work: 15 hours per week, all year round, 6-9am or 7-10am Monday to Friday, with a more flexible approach during school holidays
Contract: Permanent Post
Salary: £10,236 Grade 3 pro rata to hours worked
Starting date: 1st January 2024 - date dependent upon DBS & medical clearance.
The school is seeking to appoint an outstanding hard-working Site Assistant to join and enhance our already successful school.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated member of staff to provide a caretaking service, ensuring a warm, clean and secure environment for all site users. We are looking for someone who can be flexible and proactive, have good communication skills and an understanding of the health and safety requirements.
The successful candidate will:
  • Ensure the school is well presented and maintained to a high standard
  • Undertake a range of cleaning duties
  • Undertake a range of general porterage duties
  • Ensure Health & Safety procedures are adhered to, carrying out relevant tasks to ensure compliance
  • Advise the Business Manager of repair and maintenance issues, undertaking minor repairs and routine maintenance tasks as required.

Further information and application forms are available by email from jobs@damedorothy.org.uk or download from North East Jobs website.
Please note applications must be returned either in person or by post, we are unable to accept emailed applications.
Informal visits to school are welcomed, please contact school on 0191 2505525 or jobs@damedorothy.org.uk to arrange a visit
Closing date – Wednesday 13th December 12 noon
Shortlisting – Wednesday 13th December pm
Interviews – From Friday 15th December
The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subjected to a Criminal Record Check from the Criminal Records Bureau.
Dame Dorothy Primary School safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Board Procedures.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.