Job Vacancies

Site Maintenance Officer – AAAD5006 - £17,014 - £18,438 pro rata – 37 hours per week / 52 weeks per year.

The Headteacher and the Local Advisory Board at Wheelock Primary School are looking to appoint a hard-working, enthusiastic and self-motivated Site Maintenance Officer who will take pride in maintaining our school and its grounds to the highest possible standards.

We are looking for someone who can identify and address daily maintenance issues, as well as having a vision for the long-term improvement of the school and its grounds. We need someone who sets high standards and works to maintain them at all times. The successful candidate will need to use their initiative to tackle issues as they arise and to work effectively with contractors and suppliers and demonstrate effective communication skills. The role will involve some cleaning duties as well as daily checks to ensure the school is secure, clean and everything is in place ready for the start of the day.

Experience of managing health and safety and a knowledge of relevant legislation would be an advantage as the role will also involve overseeing health and safety in school and working with our Estates Manager and Compliance Officer to ensure the school is fully compliant. An ability to use a computer will be necessary as all our Health and Safety documents are stored in an online management system. 

The post will be for 52 weeks per year and will involve working a split shift pattern based on the following hours:
Mornings:     7.30am - 11.30am 
Afternoons:     2.45pm - 6.15pm (3.00 pm to 6.00pm on Fridays)

You would also be required to secure the school building after school events and take annual holiday entitlement during school holidays. Flexibility to work overtime during holidays when we have contractors on site would be an advantage.

Please contact the school office if you require further information or to request an application pack: Email: Telephone: 01270 845911
Further details are available on the vacancies section of our website: 

The school is committed to safeguarding children and the post is subject to stringent vetting, a full enhanced DBS disclosure check and satisfactory references.  Please note; the permanent appointment will be subject to satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period.

Closing date Monday 27th July
Interviews Friday 31st July


Play Worker , Out of School Club at Wheelock Primary School AAAD5102 –  £16,823 pro rata per annum.

Wheelock Primary School is looking to appoint a positive and energetic Play Worker for our Out of School Club called The Hive. 
The successful candidate will love working with children and be able to support the ethos of our school; providing the best care possible for all the children. They will have responsibilities including collecting the younger children from their classrooms and welcoming the older ones as they arrive; helping to serve and supervise the evening meal; supporting the children in their play and running structured activities including crafts, cookery and sports. A level 2 childcare qualification or equivalent is desirable. A current Paediatric First Aid Certificate and Food Hygiene Certificate are desirable but not essential. Willingness to gain these certificates is essential. Working hours are 15 hours per week, 3.00pm to 6.00pm five days a week, term time only and excluding INSET days. Wheelock Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The offer of employment is subject to satisfactory references, health, right to work in the UK, and an enhanced DBS check.
Application forms, (do not use the Cheshire East Application form below) job descriptions and person specifications are on our school website and are also available by emailing Completed applications should be returned to the same email address.

Closing date: 12.00pm Friday 4th September 2020
Interviews: Thursday 10th September



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Wheelock Primary School

Crewe Road
CW11 4PY

Tel: 01270 845911


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