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Priory Education and Children's Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.
With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
Our small schools provide specialist education for young people aged 8-19 with high functioning autism. Pupils may also have challenging behaviour as a result of their communication difficulties and a lack of social understanding.
You will provide ad-hoc housekeeping to cover staff absence and be a valued part of our dedicated team, maintaining a high standard of housekeeping throughout the schools. This involves general cleaning duties, restocking dispensers and ordering supplies to ensure the school is clean, tidy and a safe environment for our students and staff.
The following skills would be of benefit to the role:
A good knowledge of COSHH and health and safety in the workplace, however training will be provided
You will be organised, adaptable and thorough in your approach to work
Have the ability to work at fairly short notice and for short or longer term durations.
Part of this role may involve lone working and you may be required to open a site or secure and lock up a building at the end of your shift.
Priory Education Services are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with current and past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
Closing date: 30th November 2018
Interviews: W/c 2nd December 2018
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children's Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.
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