High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
06 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Wycombe Abbey
HMC girls’ boarding school (11-18)
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire HP11 1PE
Tel: 01494 895575

GENERAL BUILDER (Multi-skilled)Wycombe Abbey seeks to recruit a multi-skilled General Builder to work as part of the School’s Maintenance Team. The post holder will carry out routine repairs, planned maintenance and assist with small refurbishment projects. All of which will be carried out to high standard as we maintain the diverse range of facilities on this historic estate.

Hours: 41 hours per week, with a standard 8-hour day Monday to Friday that works between
the hours of 7am and 7pm. A rotation of start times ensures maintenance staff are always
available to support the School community. Some out-of-hours work will be required and the
post holder will form part of the emergency on-call system. Uniform will be provided and free
lunches are available during term time. Some Saturday mornings during the term make up
the 41 hours

Wycombe Abbey seeks to recruit a Driver to move goods and people, both within and outside of the school site. Duties will include moving laundry, furniture and luggage by lorry, driving pupils and staff by minibus or car, assisting pupils and parents by carrying luggage, moving furniture for examinations and other events, and any other duties to assist in the smooth running of the School.

The successful candidate will have a full driving license, a positive “can-do” attitude, the ability to lift, climb ladders and work at height, and strong customer service skills. Experience driving larger vehicles is desirable but full training can also be provided.

Hours: 41 hours per week, including some Saturday mornings. You will also form part of an
on-call system for emergencies out of normal School Hours.
Salary: Circa £20k per annum.

To apply: Further details can be found on the website
Please complete a non-academic application form and email to the HR Officer, Kelly Scorer,

Closing date for both roles: 14 October 2016

Wycombe Abbey School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 310638