Groundsman & Site Caretaker
Grade F (£23,836 to £26,999 for a 37 hour per week, Full year contract)
This position will be PRO RATA this rate at 30 hours per week, Full year (flexible hours by arrangement).
We are looking to recruit a dedicated Groundsman to maintain the appearance and functional soundness of our school grounds. The Groundsman will be responsible for maintaining the site landscaping, mowing and line marking the football pitches and maintenance of flower beds and shrubs around the site. Working as part of the site team, this flexible role will also include site and caretaking duties.
To ensure success you need to use your multitasking abilities to meet required maintenance standards for our grounds at all times. Preferred candidates are hard-working, physically fit, detail-oriented and organized.
This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Smithills is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.
Please return application forms electronically to Mrs Lisa Muller, Finance & HR Officer, at HR@smithillsschool.net
Please note CVs are not accepted.
Closing date for applications: 9.00am on Monday 30th November 2020.
A short-list of candidates will normally be drawn up within four weeks of the closing date and they will be informed of the time and date of interviews as soon as the short-listing is completed.
In the interest of economy, we are not able to acknowledge applications unless a stamped addressed envelope is enclosed. If you haven’t had a reply within four weeks please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.
Whatever the outcome, we thank you for showing an interest.