School Site Assistant
The Education Network is currently working with a secondary academy based in the York area who require a site assistant to work within the school.
This is a permanent position starting as soon as possible, a full enhanced DBS discloser is required for this role, please see job description below.
Overall Purpose of the Post To maintain the academy site to ensure the health and safety of students and staff Main Duties and Responsibilities
To inspect and tidy the student and staff toilets at an appropriate time of the day.
To empty the dining room bins after the lunchtime period.
To check and empty the bins around the Academy where necessary.
To check all stairwells and corridors throughout the day.
To remove litter from any internal areas of the building.
To check and clean the staffroom including the filling of the dishwasher, at an appropriate time of the day.
To carry out a break and lunchtime duty to include the checking of toilets, corridors and stairwells.
To liaison with the evening shift Cleaning Supervisor.
To deliver cleaning stock to the technicians.
To report any damages or safety issues to the Site Manager/Site Supervisors.
To report any calls of spillages to the Site Manager/Site Supervisors.
To help with deliveries where required.
To ensure the correct weekly lunchtime menus are on display in the dining hall at the beginning of the week and changed on a daily basis.
To assist the Site Manager or Site Supervisors as required.
To check the main entrance for litter/leaves each morning.
To maintain general cleanliness around the Academy site.
To earn the respect of the students by modelling outstanding behaviour, manners, speech and appearance at all times.
To play an appropriate part in child protection procedures, such as relating relevant factual information and recording/reporting disclosures to the designated teacher/relevant professional.
To comply with the Academy’s Child Safeguarding Procedures, including liaison with the Designated Child Safeguarding Person over any safeguarding issues or concerns.
To comply with the Academy policies and procedures at all times.
To undertake other reasonable duties (within competence and experience) as requested, in accordance with the changing needs of the organisation.
Job Title: Site Assistant Reporting to: Facilities Manager Grade: Band 4 Points 9-13. 37 hours 52 weeks Actual Salary: £16,755 - £17,391. Job Description Additional Responsibilities
Deal with any immediate problems or emergencies according to the academy’s policies and procedures;
Respect confidential issues linked to home/students/teacher/academy work;
Fire Marshall duties in the case of fire and/or emergency evacuation where applicable;
To comply with the academy’s Child Safeguarding Procedures, including regular liaison with the academy’s Designated Child Safeguarding Person over any safeguarding issues or concerns;
To comply with the academy policies and procedures at all times;
Undertake other reasonable duties (with competence and experience) as requested, in accordance with the changing needs of the organisation. Personal Contacts: External: Contractors, suppliers, parents, external agency professionals, other government and local authority staff, other staff from academies and schools. Internal: Students, staff, Board and Academy Council members, parents and any other visitors to the Academy.
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.