Job Description

General Maintenance Assistant

Full-time, 52 weeks

Required ASAP

We seek a Maintenance Assistant to work as part of our Estates team to undertake general maintenance duties, as directed, across both King Edward’s and Barrow Hills Schools.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm with 30 minutes’ unpaid break for lunch, plus occasional evening/weekend work on a time in lieu basis.  The maintenance cover team work on a rota basis and as such, and you are required to remain on-site (sleepover) at School when on duty.  Single accommodation is provided for this purpose.

Our Benefits include:  Pension scheme, free meals whilst on duty, free on-site parking, use of our school gym and pool facilities & competitive rates of pay.

For further details please refer to the job description on our website or contact the HR Department at or on Telephone number 01428 686739.  To apply please return the completed application form, together with a suitable covering letter, including the names, addresses and telephone numbers of two referees to the HR Department.

Closing date: Noon,  Tuesday, 2nd April 2024, however we reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.   Early applications are recommended.

Previous applicants have already been considered.

King Edward’s Witley is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Please refer to our websites or ask HR for our child protection and rehabilitation of offenders’ policy.  All successful applicants are required to complete an Enhanced disclosure through the DBS.   Applicants from underrepresented groups are particularly welcome.