The Whitby High School is a highly successful 11-18 foundation school with 1600 students on roll including a thriving sixth form.
Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated maintenance officer to work as part of a team who are responsible for the ongoing upkeep and maintenance of the school premises. The postholder will need the appropriate skills and experience to carry out basic maintenance repairs around the school, along with portering, cleaning duties, and a twice-weekly school bank deliveries.
The maintenance officer will be a key holder and as such must be able to attend the school within 20 minutes should the occasion arise. Working hours are Monday to Thursday 8am – 4pm, Friday 8am – 3:30pm, but flexible working is vital and the successful candidate is expected to work with the team to cover the absence of other team members between the opening hours of 6am through to 10pm. Weekend work will also be required for which overtime is paid.
The successful applicant will be proactive and is expected to initiate work and respond to the day-to-day demands of the school with minimal supervision.
Training will be available if required.
Closing date for the post: noon, Friday 16th April 2021
Full details about the school and the above posts are available on the school website.
Our school community places the highest priority on keeping our children safe. Applicants for all posts will be subject to stringent vetting and induction processes.
The Whitby High School is an equal opportunities employer.