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Premises Officer

Swallowdale Primary School
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Contract Type
Part Time
Grade 8, Pts 15 - 18 (£10,713 - £11,665 per annum)
Start Date
8th January 2024
4th December 2023 09:00 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
8th January 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1386082

Premises Officer

Swallowdale Primary School


Contracted Hrs: 15 per week

Working Wks: 52

Grade: Grade 8, Pts 15 to 18

Salary: £10,713 to £11,665 per annum

Start Date: 8th January 2024

Are you great with DIY?

Are you looking for a hands on role in which you can use your initiative and grow professionally?

Would you like to work in a supportive team that values each individual’s contribution?

If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Premises Officer to join Swallowdale Primary School on a part-time basis from 8th January 2024 to work alongside our experienced Premises Officer on a job share basis working 2 days per week.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the school site making sure it’s maintained to a high standard, it’s secure and safe as well as clean and tidy. We are looking for someone who, alongside the current Premises Officer, will be responsible for the supervision of the school site and work with the Head Teacher to develop and maintain a programme for the long term project management of school site improvement.

This role is a rewarding one with a successful candidate having the opportunity to work with an experienced member of our team and helping our school to be the best it can be ensuring the health and safety of the school grounds and building to ensure a safe learning environment for our children.

The ideal candidate will have:

• NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in numeracy and literacy

• Knowledge of Health & Safety issues including legislation and COSHH

• The ability to undertake a range of basic repairs and maintenance tasks

• Good communication and interpersonal skills and ability to prioritise workload

In return we offer:

• Opportunity to work within a supportive team

• Opportunities for career development with access to apprenticeship and training schemes

• Generous annual leave entitlements

• Access to the generous Local Government Pension Scheme (24% contribution by the employer)

• Employee Support Service (counselling) for employees and close family members (24/7 support)

• Employee Discount and Benefit Scheme

• Opportunity for an annual flu vaccination


If you would like to discuss this post or arrange a visit to the school please contact the Head Teacher, Sam Harries, prior to applying.

To apply for this position:

1. Apply using the online application form

2. Submit a supporting statement outlining the reasons why you are applying and your suitability for the position

Application Closing Date: 9am, Monday 4th December 2023

Provisional Interview Date: Thursday 7th December 2023

We look forward to receiving your application!


Bradgate Education Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are therefore expected to be-have in such a way that supports this commitment. As part of the Trust’s shortlisting process, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search as part of our due diligence. Appointment to this post will also be subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.


At our Trust inclusion means everyone is welcome. Everyone is treated fairly and with respect. We value individuality and uniqueness and aim to create a sense of belonging. We want an inclusive workplace that helps build the success of our pupils and reflects the diversity of the communities we serve.


Safeguarding Statement:

Swallowdale Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).
Swallowdale Primary School

Swallowdale Primary School

Part of Bradgate Education Partnership

Bradgate Education Partnership