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DBS308/19 Caretaker - Longbenton High School

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/10/2019 12:00
£18,065 - £18,426 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Longbenton High School, Hailsham Avenue, Longbenton.

Job details 

Closing date:
11 Oct

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Grade 3 £18,065 - £18,426 pa
37 Hours per week, Full Time
Permanent position
Shift pattern; 2 week rota

Required to start 28th October 2019/beginning of November 2019

Longbenton is a high performing, successful 11-18 school and we are looking to appoint a Caretaker to start, preferably on 28th October, or the beginning of November 2019.

The main features of your work will be providing support to the Site Manager and the site team. Responsibilities will include security of the premises (including key holder responsibilities), maintenance, porterage and the lighting, heating and cleaning of the building. You will also carry out, and record, checks to maintain excellent Health and Safety standards.

The role requires the post holder to work a 2 week shift pattern rota. Shift week 1 (Early): Monday to Thursday 06:00 – 14:00 Friday 06:00 – 13:00 and shift week 2 (Lates): Monday to Thursday 13:00 – 21:00 Friday 11:00 – 18:30.

You will need to be good-humoured, enthusiastic, reliable and enjoy working with young people aged 11-18. Candidates should have a good standard of education and relevant experience. You will receive an induction programme and on the job training. You must like students and be able to make this evident from the way you interact with them.

For more information about our school and for a copy of our prospectus please visit our website. If you have any questions then please email lhs@lblearning.com and include any contact details. This is an important appointment for our school, the main responsibilities for which are set out in the job description which you will find on our school website, www.longbenton.org.uk.

Longbenton offers the successful candidate a whole-hearted commitment to professional learning that places individual development at the heart of its ethos. You will be required to participate in staff CPD and be an emergency first aider.

You will be able to see more of us as a school through our website, www.longbenton.org.uk, but if there is additional information that you need in making your application please feel free to get in touch. Making the decision whether to apply for a new post is always challenging on a number of levels but hopefully the job description and website information provides you with all of the information that supports you in choosing to proceed and make an application. Application forms can be found on the school website.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Friday 11 October 2019.

Longbenton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.

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