Glyn School is looking to appoint a reliable and efficient Painter & Decorator to join our Premises Team as soon as possible.
This is a part-time role for 27.5 hours per week split across five days, including Saturdays. On Saturdays, we need support from 11:00am – 7:00pm, with occasional adjustments, if needed. We welcome flexible working arrangements, and can support flexible working patterns during weekdays.
We are interested in hearing from all candidates, no matter what point in your career you are currently at, and welcome your application.
You will be working with our skilled Premises Team in our busy school facility and our Premises Manager will support you with all aspects of the job role. We are a multi-building site with excellent facilities including a Sports Hall; Sports Ground with football, rugby, cricket pitches and a pavilion, a variety of purpose built school buildings and music facilities.
Ideally, you will have some experience in a similar role or can demonstrate proficiency in painting & decorating classrooms and learning environments. The successful candidate will be responsible for decorating, painting, refurbishing classrooms, and assist with other maintenance work, as needed. Typical jobs might be refurbishing classrooms, communal areas, laboratories, or sports hall. You will also be responsible to open and lock down school premises for lettings on Saturdays.
About Glyn School:
Glyn School is a large secondary school, part of the GLF Academy, with 1227 students on roll (Year 7-11), and a successful mixed Sixth Form with 546 students. Glyn School is a values driven, learning centric and innovative school, with an Ofsted ranking of ‘Outstanding’ in 2009 and 2012.
What we are looking for:
- Be enthusiastic, hardworking and a team player
- Be flexible and adaptable
- Have a good awareness of health and safety issues
- Be reliable and able to carry out basic maintenance and DIY tasks
Why work at Glyn School:
- An opportunity to work in an enthusiastic and friendly environment
- An opportunity to work in a well-resourced and highly successful school
- An environment where senior and middle leaders offer exceptional support for staff well-being
- An opportunity to be part of a collaborative environment within GLF Schools
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Fixed-term until 31 August 2023
Working hours: 27.5 hours per week, 45 weeks per year (we support flexible working arrangements)
Pay Scale: GLF Associate 2, Point 8
Annual Salary: Full Time Equivalent £19,291, Pro-rata for working pattern published £14,627.83
GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities. GLF Schools recognises and celebrates the diversity of its schools and their communities. There is a shared commitment across the Trust to develop further a culture of respect, where discrimination is not tolerated, and individuals are treated equitably and fairly and feel a sense of belonging. We strive for an inclusive environment where staff, children and students are comfortable to express their own identity, should they wish, in which diversity and inclusion is of mutual benefit for everyone in our schools. We particularly welcome applicants from under-represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.
We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.
Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place