Site Assistant - Part-Time

Vacancy Position

Site Assistant - Part-Time


Purfleet Primary Academy, Tank Lane, Purfleet, Essex, RM19 1TA


Full Time: £18,186-19,662 Thurrock Pay Scale (Pt 1-5) Actual Salary £10,794- £11,670

Start Date

About The Role

We are seeking a part time Site Assistant for our busy, friendly school. The successful applicant will be supported by the Site Manager and School Business Manager in keeping our school buildings and grounds safe, smart, compliant and fit for providing a high-quality education for our pupils. The hours of work will be 6.30am-11.30am (Monday-Friday). The candidate will need to be flexible as the role may include some occasional unsociable hours for lettings and emergencies, for which overtime will be paid.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Key holder responsibilities
  • Replenishing stock
  • Manual handling of deliveries, checking them off and reporting any shortfall
  • Minor repairs to equipment and buildings
  • Decorating
  • Liaising with contractors
  • Litter picking
  • Cleaning
  • Keeping the outside area tidy including sweeping and minor gardening

Experience of a similar role within a school will be an advantage but is not essential as training will be given for the right candidate.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact via email below to make an appointment. Purfleet Primary Academy is conveniently located close to the M25 and other major transport links.

For further details or an application pack, please contact Mrs Nicki Cocks, Purfleet Primary Academy, Tank Lane, Purfleet, Essex. RM19 1TA. Tel: 01375 802700.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 20th November 2020 (Midnight)

Interviews: Week commencing 23rd November 2020

Purfleet Primary Academy is a member of the REAch2 Academy Trust, a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellence for all pupils, whatever their background or circumstance. REAch2 are a Real Living Wage Employer. For more information on REAch2 visit 

School Location
Tank Hill Road, Purfleet-on-Thames, England RM19 1TA