School Facilities Assistant

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Salary: 1,729 - 1,803
Location: Dumfries

Closing date: 03 October 2016
Job ref. no.: DGA01658


School Facilities Assistant (7/30090)
Shawhead Primary School
1,729 - 1,803

You will work 4.75 hours per week, 38 weeks per year. The working pattern to be negotiated with the Headteacher.

You will be required to provide general facilities support to meet school operational needs, its surrounds and to support the school community.

You will be ensuring the security of the premises and its contents including keyholder responsibilities; responding to fire and burglar alarms and patrolling the premises as appropriate.

You must be capable of building positive relations with staff and students, have the ability to co-operate with others and work as part of a team as well as being able to work on your own initiative.

You must have basic skills in literacy and numeracy.

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

The above salary includes a current living wage supplement.

For further information please contact:
Mrs Diane Jackson, Primary School Support Manager
Tel: 01387 273950

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About Dumfries and Galloway Council

Dumfries and Galloway is the third largest region in Scotland. It covers 2,380 square miles and has an estimated population of 148,060 - that's around 60 people a square mile compared with the Scottish average of 168.

Our Council has a clear vision:

"to make Dumfries and Galloway the best place in Scotland to live, learn, work, visit and grow."

It also has a set of values that underpin all its work. These are:
• Customer First
• Continuous improvement
• Equality and diversity
• Local decision making and service delivery
• Openness and communication
• Team work and partnership
• Trust and honesty
They work to achieve that by delivering the actions in the Community Plan for Dumfries and Galloway the Corporate Plan for the Council and the Single Outcome Agreement with the Scottish Government.

The Council delivers its services through five departments with a staff of just under 8000 people. Also included within the Council are the Police and Fire and Rescue Service.

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