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Site Manager / Superintendent

B1, Point 13 £16,491 pa


Annualised contract

35 hours per week during term-time; 15 hours per week during school holidays

(paid as 30 hours per week all year round) 20 days holiday + bank holidays

Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the school


Start date: Monday 19 March 2018, or as soon as possible after this date

We are keen to appoint a friendly, enthusiastic, conscientious and self-motivated person who will maintain our school site to a high standard, ensuring a welcoming and safe environment for the whole school community.


The successful candidate must have the ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently and be willing to undertake any necessary training.


Some of the duties will include, but are not limited to:


  • Responsibility as first key holder and undertake associated call out duties, including initial response to fire and intruder alarms
  • Ensuring full security of the school building, including unlocking and locking (early morning and early evening)
  • Ensuring effective operation of the system of Planned Preventative Maintenance, undertaking appropriate weekly repairs e.g. redecorating and fixing, plumbing, changing light bulbs, unblocking drains, etc.
  • Attending appropriate ‘Health and Safety’ training courses when requested including first aid, legionella, COSHH, PAT testing and ground maintenance machinery
  • Grounds management, including grass cutting, weeding and tree maintenance
  • Co-ordinating with contractors and lettings
  • Weekly Health and Safety checks such as fire alarm, fire equipment, emergency lighting & legionella
  • Daily cleaning of designated areas and emergency cleaning of other areas as necessary
  • Undertaking clear, detailed record keeping and monitoring / managing stock within an agreed budget
  • Attending meetings as appropriate, including Health and Safety Governors Sub-committee



Closing date for applications: Wednesday 7 February 2018

Interviews: Tuesday 20 February 2018


Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.


We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds. Applications are welcome from all, irrespective of sex, sexuality, race, religion, marital status, age or disability.

Please contact the School Business Manager, Mrs Alison Finlay, for further details and an application pack: / 0113 2843151.


Please return completed application forms for the attention of the Headteacher, Mrs Sally Fox, at: Pool CE Primary School, Arthington Lane, Pool-in-Wharfedale. Leeds LS21 1LG, or email to

Lunchtime Assistant

A1 point 8 - £8.25 per hour

Working Hours: 1.5 hours per day (11.45-13.15) for 5 days per week, or as many days as available

Start date: 19 February 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter


Term Time Only


Our friendly and successful school requires a dedicated individual to join our professional lunchtime team.  Duties include:


  • Supervising children on the playground and in the dinner hall
  • Ensuring that all children are able to play safely
  • Offering care and support throughout lunchtime
  • Working as a team member under the direction of the Lunchtime Supervisor
  • Promoting positive play and high standards of behaviou
  • Reporting and documenting any accidents and incidents that occur during lunchtime in line with school policies and procedures and reporting these to the Lunchtime Supervisor
  • Being watchful of any potentially hazardous situations e.g. slippery floors etc.
  • Attending and participating in training and development courses as required
  • Attending meetings, liaising and communicating with colleagues in the school
  • Having due regard to confidentiality, child protection procedures, health and safety, other statutory requirements and the policies of the governing body
  • Treating pupils and colleagues consistently with respect and consideration
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues as part of a professional team; and carrying out roles effectively, knowing when to seek help and advice from colleagues


The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) form in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997.


Pool Primary School safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Leeds Safeguarding procedures.


Please contact our Business Manager, Alison Finlay, at the school office on 0113 2843151 for further details.