October 12, 2021
Job Type
Short Summary
We are seeking to appoint an Electrician to join our dedicated maintenance team who work across all areas of the College.
Salary of up to £35k plus benefits
Working Pattern
40 hours per week on a rota basis • Required as soon as possible
Closing Date
October 25, 2021


We are seeking to appoint an Electrician to join our dedicated maintenance team who work across all areas of the College. Normal working hours are 40 hours per week Monday to Friday working 8am to 5pm or 9.30am to 6.30pm on alternate weeks. This is a full time role, all year round. There is also an on call rota which attracts an on call allowance.

To excel in this role you should be a team player who offers great customer service, have excellent communication skills and take pride in your work. This role requires a large proportion of time lone working.

You will manage the electrical infrastructure at the College, ensure installation work is completed to current industry standards and ensure all plant and equipment is fully functional, appropriately maintained and certified alongside contributing to and taking responsibility for selected projects.

We are open to supporting continuing professional development in terms of achieving the City and Guilds 2391 Inspection and Testing qualification.

Shiplake College offers a beautiful working environment, supportive colleagues, a contributory pension scheme and excellent free lunches. Staff are encouraged to make use of the on-site gym facilities and open-air swimming pool, during the summer months, alongside the opportunity to make the most of our riverside location.

Please visit our website to learn more about the College, our community and our values. If you would like to have an informal pre-application discussion or visit the College, please call Maria Moir on 0118 9405218. A job and person specification together with an application form are available from our website.

Early applications are encouraged for this important role. We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date if an early application from a suitable applicant is received.

Closing date: Monday 25 October 2021, early applications are encouraged

Interviews: As soon as possible.

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Shiplake College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Shiplake is an equal opportunities employer.

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