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Site Operative

26 Jun 2019   |   Bramley Park Academy, Ebor Gardens Primary Academy, Elements Primary School, Springwell Leeds, Victoria Primary Academy   |   19,529 to 19,920


Salary  Point 3-4 £19,529 to £19,920
Duration of Post Permanent
Start Date TBC
Reporting to Estates Manager
Work Commitment 40 hours , 52 weeks per year
Closing Date Sunday 7th July 2019



  • Are you looking for a new challenge?
  • Can you offer a range of practical skills to help maintain fantastic buildings?
  • Would you like to join a positive, enthusiastic and expanding site team?
  • Do you want to support the education of learners across Leeds?


As part of Wellspring Academy Trust, the Trust’s Leeds Estates team supports five Academies across eight sites around the City.
This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate looking for a fresh challenge, working in inspiring learning environments including four exceptional new-builds.
We value our people and supportive working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development is guaranteed.


We are interested in hearing from people who:

  • Are self-motivated, customer-focused and highly organised.
  • Enjoy working as part of an inclusive team and understand the importance of ‘getting a job done’
  • Have a commitment to supporting the work of passionate education leaders.
  • Take great pride in their work.
  • Have experience in a maintenance background.


During a period of growth, the Trust requires a new site operative who is capable of ensuring that sites are fully compliant and ready for each working day, ensuring that the best possible environment is provided for staff and students.

Whilst experience in the role would be a significant advantage, for the right candidate who is committed to the role long term we are prepared to invest in a significant level of training.



Person Specification

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form


How to apply

Completed applications and equal opportunities forms are to be sent to Richard Forrest via email or post, / Wellspring Academy Trust, Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW


Disclosure & Barring Service

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal record check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

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