CURRENT Support staff vacancies

* Premises Operative

* Cleaning Staff & Lunchtime Supervisors - ongoing

Premises Operative 

GRADE: EO2S Grade 4 Salary range £19,554 - £21,589 (plus additional premium time payments for overtime)

HOURS/WEEKS: 37 hours per week/52 weeks per year

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 17 October 2019 12 Noon INTERVIEW: w/c 21 October 2019 (tbc)

We are seeking to appoint a permanent Premises Operative (Caretaker) as soon as possible to join a team of three full time premises staff.

Reporting to the Premises Team Leader, the successful candidate will, with two other full time Premises Operatives, be responsible for the security of premises, maintenance of fixtures and fittings and the operation of plant including heating. General maintenance, porterage duties and some emergency cleaning will also be required, as will supporting the school’s lettings. The post holder must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide basic repairs and maintenance (e.g. basic joinery, plumbing and grounds maintenance) using a variety of equipment. An understanding of basic Health and Safety, COSHH and Manual Handling would be advantageous, but training will be provided.

Our ideal candidate would have experience of working in a school or similar role, be an excellent team player, flexible and proactive and able to work with a variety of people. A full, clean driving license would be advantageous. The school is open between 6am and 10pm most week days and there are very regular weekend lettings. As a result, the successful candidate will be required to work an alternate weekly rota e.g. mornings, days and afternoons, as well as work weekends on a rota, for which additional payments may be made.

Cleaning Staff & Lunchtime Supervisors

In addition to any other listed vacancies we have a number of Cleaning Staff and Lunchtime Supervisor positions in school, and we will continually accept applications and CVs and Applications for these posts.

Cleaner  - further information: 

GRADE: Grade 1 SCP 1-2 (17,364 to £17,711 – pro rata)   

HOURS/WEEKS: 16 hours per week, 52 weeks per year (Monday to Thursday 3pm-6:15pm, Friday 3pm-6pm)   


Reporting to the Cleaning Supervisor/Premises Team Leader, the successful candidates will assist in maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene in the areas allocated. Duties will include cleaning, washing, sweeping, scrubbing, sanitising, shampooing, vacuum cleaning, polishing and dusting of designated areas as required.  

Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate previous cleaning experience, good attention to detail, a conscientious attitude and pride in their work. 

High Storrs is a high-performing 11-18 secondary school on the South Western outskirts of Sheffield that has benefitted from a £27m refurbishment of our Grade II listed building. Serving a multi-cultural learning community with high expectations and high aspirations, we are an oversubscribed school who joined the Minerva Learning Trust in 2018.  We are seeking staff who believe in young people’s capacity to achieve, develop their own character, personality and sense of considerate citizenship. If you believe that learning is important for everyone in a school and share our passion for it, then you are exactly who we are looking for in an appointment to expand our staff team. 

FURTHER INFORMATION is available from Alison Foulkes, PA to the Headteacher on 0114 2670000 or follow the links. 

TO APPLY download and complete a Support Staff application form from this website.  Please refer, where appropriate, to the specific Job Description & Person Specification and return your application for the attention of Claire Tasker, Headteacher to  Please provide telephone numbers and email addresses for yourself and referees. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.