Job Description

£8 - £10.50/hour

Maintenance person

L & F Consulting are working with a school in the Coventry area who are looking for a maintenance person to start with them ASAP.Maintenance Role:To contribute to the development of a strong, effective Academy with an emphasis on promoting a culture of educational excellence, within a caring and secure environment enriched with the values of discipline, mutual care and respect which extends beyond the Academy (School) into the wider community.Job Purpose:To provide an effective caretaking service, to supervise cleaning staff and to inspect and record standards of cleaning and grounds.1. Main Tasks* Inspect, monitor and record building cleaning standards and cleaners’ performance.* Be responsible for ensuring the routine and emergency opening and closing of Academy premises and grounds. Where possible, ensure access in the event of snow, flooding or other emergency situations.* Carry out security procedures for Academy buildings and grounds.* Contact direct the appropriate services in the event of the following emergencies: fire; flood; break-in; vandalism; accident.* Carry out necessary duties where alarm systems are installed.* Assist with enquiries from officers and employees of the LEA, workmen and contractors, and report their presence to the Principal/Director of Resources. Direct workmen and contractors to the site of repair and maintenance work. Inspect, monitor and record work performance.* Take suitable measures as deemed necessary to ensure the protection of the Academy.* Notify the Principal/ Director of Resources and contractors, where appropriate, of the necessity for any repairs or maintenance.* Carry out non-specialist building maintenance work, e.g. plumbing, glazing, carpentry, decorating etc, where such work is agreed as being within the reasonable capacity of normal handyperson/DIY skills with strict adherence to Health and Safety regulations.* Read meters and record as required, including assistance with energy conservation procedures.* 1Clean outside hard areas three times per week, e.g. playground, paths and entrances, collect all litter, empty and collect litter from outside bins and convey to nominated collection or disposal point. Clean gullies and drains at surface level.12 Operate heating and hot water supply plant in accordance with health and safety instructions and carry out frost precaution procedures.All staff who create, receive, and use records in the course of their job are responsible for ensuring that records are managed appropriately. It is therefore likely that this post-holder will have responsibility for record-keeping as part of the role. Employees are required to be conversant with the Trust’s policies and procedures on records management if this sound like you then please apply.Please only Apply if you have a DBS and have worked in a similar role before