Primary Site Manager

Swindon, Wiltshire
Date Posted:30 Jan 2020
  1. School Caretaker
Up to £10.19 per hour
  1. Permanent

Primary Site Manager

Swindon, Wiltshire
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Tradewind are seeking to appoint a Site Manager to join a primary school in Swindon, working Monday to Thursday, 06.00-09.15 & 14.00-18.15 and Friday, 06.00-09.15 & 14.30-18.15. This role is permanent & full-time, with 25 days holiday to be taken during school holidays.

The role includes the availability of an on-site 3-bedroom house, which can be rented by the successful candidate for less than £100 per month.

The school is an established & successful setting that nurtures and develops the whole child. It is a two-form entry school, with a nursery for 2-4 year olds, situated in the South-Swindon with a mixed demographic profile. The governors, staff, and parents are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, well-motivated and highly committed Site Manager to join us from 24 February 2020. This is a key role for the school & nursery and is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to lead the management of the site, contribute to the development of the school & nursery and to enhance & strengthen our positive environment.

You will have:
*Experience of undertaking responsibility for the care and maintenance of premises
*Understanding of safe working practices and health & safety legislation
*Experience of prioritising and organising own tasks and to work to agreed targets
*Ability to respond calmly to emergencies
*Ability to work evening and weekends and to deal with occasional emergencies outside of normal working hours
*A flexible approach and a strong team player
*The ability to contribute positively to the wider non-teaching functions of the school & nursery
*A genuine desire to involve yourself fully in the life of our school & nursery with a solution focused approach

We can offer:
*Happy well-motivated and well-caring pupils
*Supportive and committed Senior Leadership Team, governing body and staff
*An opportunity to work with a friendly and welcoming team
Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please make an appointment with the school office by phone or by email.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Teaching role you will need to:
*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Site Manager in Swindon. Or for more information about the role, contact Tom on 0117 301 7578 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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