Premises Assistant

Website Woodmansterne School

Premises Assistant sought for primary and secondary phases of an all-through school in Streatham

Salary: NJC Scale 3 – points 5 to 6 (£22800 to £23211 per annum) pro-rata
Position type: Full-time – 35 weeks per year
To start: As soon as possible

For further details: Please contact the school office by telephone on 020 8764 1825 or by email
To arrange a school visit: As above

To apply: Please submit a completed application (forms found below this advert, in the ‘Application Documents’ section) using the ‘Apply for Job’ button below – please do not submit CVs, as these cannot be accepted

Applications close: 9am, Monday 2nd September 2019
Interviews: week beginning Monday 9th September 2019
Please note that we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the closing deadline, so we would encourage prospective applicants to submit their application as soon as possible.

We are looking to recruit a Premises Assistant who will ensure that the School’s buildings are healthy and safe environments for students, staff, parents, and visitors. You will join our motivated and expanding team and contribute to this vibrant local community within the Local Authority’s first all-through school for children and young people aged 3 to 19 in South London.

Woodmansterne has a diverse and vibrant community and as a school we benefit from this rich variety of cultures and traditions – as a growing school, we are looking to extend our team further and employ an energetic, capable, reliable and flexible person to join our hard working and committed team.

You will be on site 35 hours per week, working flexibly with the other premises staff to ensure the sites are open from 7am to 6.15pm Monday to Friday, with a willingness to work shifts and overtime when this is required.

You must have:

  • experience of buildings maintenance, preferably in an educational environment;
  • an understanding of Health and Safety regulations;
  • a working knowledge of IT systems, including Microsoft Office;
  • a good level of literacy and numeracy;
  • experience of following direction and working in collaboration with colleagues, parents, pupils and the school community; and
  • strong interpersonal skills and a positive attitude.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Further information can be found at

Tagged as: Professional and Support

Application Documents:

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