Eastern Colleges Group
Bury St Edmunds [Suffolk]
£19,845 - £19,845 Per Year
18 Jan 2023 16:53
03 Feb 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Technician, Worker / Practitioner
Estates / Facilities / Operations
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College


Caretaker - 263247 

West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds   

39 hours per week, 52 weeks a year, Permanent   

Salary: £19,845 per annum  

West Suffolk College is one of the country’s leading further education and apprenticeship providers. Our apprenticeship results have consistently remained above the national average. We offer many degrees, HNCs and HNDs at our focused and inclusive University Studies Centre. We have around 13,000 students including nearly 2,000 apprentices studying with us.

We are seeking an individual to join our Estates teams who will work closely with the Shift Team Leader at West Suffolk College, to support and ensure the smooth day to day running of the built environment. Provide a clean and safe environment for students, staff, and visitors. The role will include shift work and occasional weekends may be required. 

The successful candidate should have a background in general maintenance or trade such as electrician/plumber/construction. To be able to confidently record and assess for Health and Safety needs. Previous experience in an education setting would be an advantage, but not essential.

As a College, our Character Strengths and Mission Statement underpin our expectations of all our students and employees.  Please familiarise yourself with these and incorporate them into your personal statement; this will be of benefit if you are invited to attend for an interview. 

This is an opportunity to join a hugely supportive organisation where we value, support and facilitate your professional development, as well as offering many other benefits including an attractive pension scheme, staff wellbeing initiatives and employee assistance. 

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

For further information please contact our recruitment team at: [email protected]

Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] – if you have not heard from a member of the HR Team within 14 working days, please presume your application has not been successful on this occasion.  

Closing Date: 8:00am on Friday 3rd February 2023

Interviews:  Will be held shortly thereafter

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, gender, gender reassignment, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age in accordance with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. 

The College is committed to safeguarding children and safer recruitment practices and will undertake all the required pre-employment checks on the successful candidate including an enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

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