Greetland Academy

Caretaker at The Greetland Academy

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Immediate Start

 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 16th September 2021 at 12.00 noon.

Interviews: w/c 20th September 2021

 

Scale 2:  £9.81 per hour (£10,234 per annum)

Part-Time 20 hrs (based at The Greetland Academy, School Street)

Times to be arranged over a split shift am/pm

Job Description Caretaker

Caretaker Person Specification

Required as soon as possible a reliable, trustworthy individual to be responsible for:-

  • The day to day security of the site, including opening and closing the premises.
  • Ensuring that the school is cleaned and maintained to high standards of health and hygiene.
  • Monitoring the Health and Safety Standards within the school.
  • Ensuring that the school’s heating, lighting and other utility services are maintained and operate correctly.
  • Identifying and organising the rectification of any defects, including liaison with the Academy’s Site Manager and Contractors.
  • Maintenance and general upkeep of minor internal and external fabric and repairs.

 

The school has a team of cleaners to assist in the daily cleaning of the school.

 

About the School:

The school employs a Site Manager who is responsible for all security, caretaking and cleaning at each site.  Each site has a part-time caretaker ensuring that there is a full team of personnel with a multitude of skills who are able to support each other and work together to ensure the same standard is maintained across all sites.

Prospective candidates need to have high standards of cleanliness, be reliable, willing and flexible.  You need to use your own initiative, be tactful, patient and courteous.

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by telephoning Paul Costello, Site Manager, on 01422 372893.

The successful applicant would be expected to be supportive of the school’s aims and objectives.

 Great Heights Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will require a DBS (formerly CRB) from the Disclosure and Barring Service, the appropriate pre-employment checks that will include references from previous employers, confirmation of the right to work in the UK before the appointment is confirmed.

 

The Trust is committed to ensuring security and protection of personal data, in line with the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA) and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Personal data will be used for the purpose of recruitment and employment processing.

 

The Trust strives to create an inclusive working environment for all and is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, celebrating and promoting diversity.

If you would like to learn more about the post, please download our application pack from

https://greatheightstrust.org.uk/employment-opportunities/

 

Please return your completed application form by email to Katherine Humphreys, HR Manager: recruitment@greatheightstrust.org.uk or alternatively post to: The Greetland Academy, School Street, Greetland, Halifax HX4 8JB, marking the envelope ‘FAO Katherine Humphreys’

 

 

 

 

Greetland Academy and West Vale Primary Open Day

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Greetland Academy Trust will be holding Open Days at The Greetland Academy, Saddleworth Road, Greetland on Thursday 15 November with sessions at 10:00am and 6:00pm and at West Vale Primary School, Stainland Road, Greetland on Tuesday 20 November with sessions at 10:45am and 6:00pm.

Find out about admission to Primary School in September 2019.

For further details contact Joanna Blackburn at Greetland Academy on 01422 372893 or Pam Gunter at West Vale Primary on 01422 372804.

Greetland Academy Open Day

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Greetland Academy on Saddleworth Road HX4 8LZ are holding an open day on Thursday 16 November 2017.

Open Day Sessions are from 10am to  6pm and can be booked with the school by calling 01422 372893.

Supporting Early Years and Key Stages 1 & 2, Greetland Academy was one of the first wave of primary schools in the country to become an Academy.

The Greetland Academy Evening Classes – June/July 2016

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Confirmed evening classes starting in June/July for 7 weeks

Wednesday evenings commencing Wednesday 8 June:

  • Ukulele – 6.30pm to 7.30pm (£4 per session) with the opportunity to hire an instrument for the 7 weeks

Thursday evenings commencing Thursday 9 June:

  • Latin American Dancing – 6.45pm to 7.45pm £4 per session

If you would like to enrol for any of the courses or require any further information please contact Jayne Firth at The Greetland Academy for further details 01422 372893 or j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk

The Greetland Academy Evening Classes – April/May 2016

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Confirmed evening classes at Greetland Academy starting in April for 7 weeks

Wednesday evenings – Commencing 13 April
Ukulele – 6.30pm to 7.30pm (£4 per session) – with the opportunity to hire an instrument for the 7 weeks

Thursday evenings – Commencing 14 April
Latin American Dancing – 6.45pm to 7.45pm (£4 per session)

If you would like to enrol for any of the courses or require any further information please contact Jayne Firth at The Greetland Academy for further details 01422 372893 or j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk

The Greetland Academy Evening Classes – February/March 2016

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Our confirmed evening classes starting in February for 5 weeks

Wednesday evenings commencing Wednesday 24 February:

  • Ukulele – 6.30pm to 7.30pm (£4 per session) with the opportunity to hire an instrument for the 5 weeks

Thursday evenings commencing Thursday 25 February:

  • Latin American Dancing – 6.45pm to 7.45pm £4 per session

If you would like to enrol for any of the courses or require any further information please contact Jayne Firth at The Greetland Academy for further details 01422 372893 or j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk

Latin Dance for adults at The Greetland Academy

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Greetland academyAll adults welcome to take part in Latin Dance Classes which will continue after the half term holiday at just £4 per session.

Thursdays 25 Feb / 3 and 17 March – 6.45pm to 7.45pm
At the Greetland Academy, School St, Greetland, Halifax, HX4 8JB

If you wish to join or require any further information please contact Jayne on 01422 372893 or email j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk

Job vacancies at The Greetland Academy

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Greetland Academy has 2 Midday Supervisor vacancies to start as soon as possible for individuals who are pro-active, keen and enthusiastic, who can encourage children to enjoy their lunch and are happy to organise games etc.

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We are an equal opportunity employer.

Application details and supporting documents

Greetland Academy evening classes – January 2016

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Greetland Academy has confirmed evening classes starting in January 2016 for 6 weeks learn to play the Ukulele or start Latin American dancing.

Starting Wednesday 6 January – 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Learn to play the Ukulele with the opportunity to hire an instrument for the 6 weeks. £4 per session.

Starting Thursday 7 January – 6.45pm to 7.45pm
Get involved and have fun whilst you learn Latin American dancing. £4 per session.

If you would like to enrol for any of the courses or require any further information please contact Jayne Firth at The Greetland Academy for further details 01422 372893 or j.firth@greetlandacademy.org.uk