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The South Wolds Academy and Sixth Form


Scale 1: £18,333 - £18,887 pro rata

Hours per Week




Closing Date




20 hours per week, all year round

Scale 1: £18,333 - £18,887 pro rata, Actual Salary: £8,448.17 - £8,703.46


Do you like variety, young people and working as part of a fantastic team? If the answer is yes then this role might be for you.

Due to increasing student numbers The South Wolds Academy & Sixth Form in Keyworth is seeking to fill the position of Housekeeper.

The hours of work will be 2pm to 6pm, although there may be some flexibility in the start and finish times. This is a part-time position working 20 hours per week all year round. During school holiday periods hours can be worked on a flexible basis with the agreement of the Site Manager.

Previous experience in a school environment is not essential but a commitment to high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are. Previous experience in either housekeeping or general cleaning would be an advantage but are not necessary.

We will train you in the specific aspects of the job you just need to bring a willingness to learn, a good sense of humour and a friendly and approachable manner. Finally, you must be a good communicator, like working around young people and always willing to help your team when the unexpected happens.

An application pack including job description and person specification can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

For more information about the role or to arrange a school visit, please email jegglenton@southwolds.notts.sch.uk

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The School looks to employ well-qualified staff who are willing to contribute to the full life of the school and who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9.00 AM on Monday 3rd October 2022

The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates prior to above date. Should this prove successful the school may close to new applicants earlier, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.