Handyperson- 664798

Academy: The Excel Academy Role Type: Operational
Job Expiry Date: 01/11/2021
Address: Milton Road, Stoke on Trent, ST1 6LG Job Expiry Time: 09:00am
Contract Type: Permanent Employment Start Date: As soon as possible
Contract Term: Permanent Salary: Actual Salary £14,047 – £14,327
Contract Length (If Temporary): Role Type: Operational
NQTs Considered: N/A Handyperson Recruitment Pack


Principal: Mr D Bishop

Required: As soon as possible


Whole Year, Level 3, 28 hours per week

Actual Salary £14,047 – £14,327

The Excel Academy is seeking to appoint a Handyperson to form part of the Facilities Team. The successful candidate should have proven industry experience of carrying out routine general maintenance with a commitment to a high standard of working and also have a good understanding of security issues. A good level of general education and an appropriate recognised NVQ Level 1 or equivalent in a trade industry is essential. The hours required to cover this role are between 7:00am and 6:30pm.

This post will offer applicants a variety of challenges with the main duty being to ensure that the Academy buildings and grounds are well maintained, secure and safe.

Our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do. Every student is encouraged to achieve their best in the pursuit of excellence. Our strong ethos of pride and mutual respect, together with high quality teaching and learning, provides our students with the opportunities to exceed their expectations. Excel Academy’s students leave as aspiring, motivated and confident young adults.

The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a new building and state-of-the-art learning environment. It is highly regarded in the community and is the ‘school of choice’ locally and is over-subscribed in all year groups. There is a real focus to move from being a ‘good’ academy to become ‘outstanding’.

The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you.  For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/  Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk quoting the job reference number detailed above.

Closing Date for this Post: Monday 1st November 2021 at 9:00am

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Click here to download an application form. Your application form should be emailed to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk as soon as possible and no later than the closing date given in the advert and application pack.