Minibus Driver / Assistant Caretaker

Bluecoat Meres Academy (part of The West Grantham Academies Trust), The Avenue, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7PX

Job Category
Caretaker
Job Location(s)
Grantham
Salary
Salary: Grade 3, Point 6 - Point 9 (pro rata 6,050 - 6,421)
Contract Type
Permanent
Appointment Type
Term-time
Hours per week
15
Contact Name
Julie Swatton
Contact Phone Number
Telephone Number 01476 405200
Contact Email Address
jswatton@bluecoatmeres.co.uk
Closing Date
30/10/2020
Job Reference
S11270

To be based at The Bluecoat Meres Academy.

The post holder will be required to work 15 hours per week combining minibus driving with assistant caretaker duties. 

This post is term time only (38 weeks per year).

The main aspects of the role are:

  • To provide a safe, effective and efficient bus service, transporting students on any educational visits, including journeys at weekends and evenings as required;
  • To transport schools meals between sites;
  • To carry out vehicle maintenance in accordance with agreed guidelines and legal requirements;
  • To assist in caretaking provision for the Trust.

The West Grantham Academies Trust encourages our students to develop and grow as people during their time with us.  As a small Church of England Academy, we get to know our students extremely well and many people comment on the family atmosphere when visiting us.  Much of this can be attributed to our ethos, which is driven by our values of believe in yourself, in others, in God.

The Academy is conveniently located close to the A1 and benefits from excellent road and rail links.

More information and application forms are available on our website: https://www.bluecoatmeres.co.uk/vacancies/

Please note that we are unable to accept a CV as an application.

Please send completed application forms by e-mail to: jswatton@bluecoatmeres.co.uk

Closing date:     31st October 2020                                

Interview date: To be arranged          

If you have not heard from us by 6 November 2020 please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

When interviews do take place the school will contact you directly.

When interviews are taking place schools will follow all Government and Public Health England Guidelines.

The West Grantham Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment

All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

When interviews do take place the school will contact you directly.

When interviews are taking place schools will follow all Government and Public Health England Guidelines.

Lincolnshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Here at Lincolnshire County Council, we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the community we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly employer, and offer flexible working patterns.

All shortlisted candidates will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

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