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Assistant School Keeper
  • Employer: Branfil Primary School
  • Reference: SCH/22/220906
  • Published: Mon 28/11/2022, 11:09 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 09/12/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 1/2 Point 1-5
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Branfil Primary School, Havering

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Assistant School Keeper

Branfil Primary School

Cedar Avenue


RM14 2LW

Tel: 01708 225186


Head Teacher: Mrs N Sansom


Assistant School Keeper

Hours: Full Time: 36 hours per week x 52 weeks per year

Grade: Grade 1/2, points 1 - 5

Actual Salary: £23,457 - £24,804           

Contract: Permanent

Start Date: As soon as possible


We aim to appoint someone who has experience of site management in a school, loves their job and is excited to go to work each day.

The assistant site manager will work with the site manager to ensure the site is safe, secure and ready to use by pupils, staff and other school users.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • cleaning, including cleaning at height
  • emergency repairs
  • site safety and security, including being a key holder
  • portering, which may include heavy lifting
  • monitoring the use of the site by other people.

We need someone who:

  • is able to work flexibly, both as part of a team and independently, responding effectively to the ‘unexpected’
  • understands health, safety and security issues in schools
  • has the know-how to assess and carry out minor repairs and maintenance
  • is willing to develop their own skills and knowledge, including undertaking any relevant training
  • is proactive and can constantly reprioritise their workload as circumstances change
  • has excellent organisational skills and attention to detail

Branfil Primary School is a three-form entry LA maintained school based in Upminster, Essex.

We can offer you:

  • a welcoming, supportive and friendly staff
  • an exciting and well-resourced working environment
  • enthusiastic and polite pupils who value each other and the school
  • parents and carers who recognise the commitment of staff
  • CPD tailored to your individual needs
  • Opportunities for personal growth and advancement.


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged.

Please see the school website to find out more about Branfil Primary School.


Please apply online.

Closing Date: Friday 9th December 2022 at midday

Interview Date: Thursday 15th & Friday 16th December 2022


Branfil is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all staff are required to undergo enhanced DBS checks.