Job details

Job Salary
Grade 5 £27803 - 30296
Mossbrook School
Job Reference
Hours per week
37 hours per week 52 weeks per year
Contract Type
Closing date

Are you keen to take on a new challenge, and have a ‘positive can-do attitude’ which will enhance our dynamic team?  Mossbrook School is a split site school which educates and cares for primary aged pupils who have a range of learning difficulties and disabilities including Autism. We are looking for a buildings officer to start in April 2024 and who is up for working in a challenging, forward thinking school. You will be responsible for:

•    Day to day maintenance of both school sites: Bochum Parkway (S8 8JR) and Chancet Wood (S8 7TR). This will include advising the leadership team on priority tasks, sourcing quotes and overseeing any works carried out.
•    Ensuring that both sites are compliant with fire, asbestos and legionella guidance and law. This will include carrying out all necessary statutory checks
•    Maintaining the school swimming pool
•    Site security to include opening/locking up
•    Recruiting and line management of an assistant caretaker
•    Line management of cleaning staff

All necessary training will be provided.

The hours worked each day are to be agreed with the successful candidate. There are 3 options available:
1)    7am to 3pm
2)    10am to 6pm
3)    Split shift – 7-11am and 2-6pm

The successful candidate has the option to live onsite in the caretaker house where rent is payable to the school.

The post is a permanent and full time. 

If you would like an informal chat about the role or to organise a visit, please contact Liz Smith, School Business Manager. Please download the application pack from this advert.
Please return your completed application form to the Schools Business Manager, Liz Smith by email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. As part of our recruitment process, an online search will be undertaken for all shortlisted candidates.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone.  Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

The Council is not responsible or accepts liability to the reader, for information included in this job advert. If you have any queries or concerns, please speak to the school.