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Burbage Junior School

Burbage Junior School

Vacancies

Premises Officer

Contract Term: Permanent

Hours:  Full Time 37 hours per week

Salary:  £21,591 - £23,838 per annum (pay award pending)  - Grade 8

Shift pattern:             Monday – Friday      7.00am – 9.30am

                                                                        1.15pm – 5.45pm

                                    Weekends: 2 hrs for pool maintenance

                                    May include some late nights throughout the year.

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and flexible Premises Officer to be responsible for the maintenance, security and cleanliness of the school premises, grounds and swimming pool to ensure staff, pupils and other users have a comfortable, clean, safe, well maintained environment in which to work and learn.

The ideal applicant will have: 

  • previous experience of working in a similar role;
  • knowledge of Health and Safety;
  • excellent time keeping;
  • good communication skills;
  • previous supervisory skills;
  • a keenness to develop professional expertise;
  • a sense of humour.

Burbage Junior School is set in spacious grounds and has excellent facilities. These include extensive playground space, a large playing field, an impressive library, an ICT suite and a swimming pool.

The village of Burbage is located on the outskirts of Hinckley. It can be easily reached from Nuneaton, Coventry and Leicester as it is near the M69 and A5. Burbage Junior School is near the old village centre which is a conservation area. The feeder Infant School is just across the road from the Junior School.

Come and have a look round, we would love to meet you.  After-school visits can be arranged by contacting the office on 01455 630970.

Candidates are invited to apply by application form, accompanied by a well constructed letter stating strengths, interests and experience. This should be sent for the attention of Rachel Peckover by post or email: rpeckover@burbage-jun.leics.sch.uk. We are unable to accept stand-alone CVs. Please ensure you have provided the names and full contact details (including email) of two people who can be approached for references.  At least one of these must be your current employer.

The closing date for applications to be received is:  Monday 5th October 2020 at 12 noon. We are unable to accept applications received after this.

Interviews will be held week commencing:  12th October 2020

 

 

Burbage Junior School is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).