November 7, 2022
Job Type
Short Summary
We are seeking a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Operative to be responsible for all maintenance across the school as well as general plumbing repairs as and when required.
Competitive dependent on experience
Working Pattern
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date
December 05, 2022


8.00 am – 4.30 pm Monday – Friday but may be required outside of these hours.

We are seeking a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Operative to be responsible for all maintenance across the school as well as general plumbing repairs as and when required by the Maintenance Supervisor and the Estates Manager.

The successful candidate will be familiar with all aspects of general maintenance and plumbing repairs and their duties will include general repairs across the school, Water Hygiene and L8 checks when required and emergency and general plumbing tasks.

Woldingham is a happy and successful Catholic boarding and day school for girls aged 11 to 18 and is firmly established as one of the top girls’ independent schools in the UK, outperforming many schools that are far more selective in their admissions process. Central to this achievement is Woldingham’s academic enrichment and extra-curricular programmes, pastoral support and caring community. Close to London, yet in an outstandingly beautiful rural setting, Woldingham has a strong community and culture building on a proud heritage that stretches back 175 years. We are committed to an exciting future that is underpinned by fresh ideas, an innovative spirit and state-of-the-art facilities.

Please visit our website to read the full job description. To apply please send your CV along with supporting letter to is an open campaign, and so we would welcome early applications. This role will close when a suitable candidate has been appointed.

Woldingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS report will be required for the successful candidate. 

The Woldingham community is a rich one in which many different backgrounds and cultures are represented and many different languages spoken. This diversity is valued and respected and we are keen to welcome applications from all applicants that feel that they meet the requirements of the role, regardless of their background and culture. All job applicants will be considered solely on their ability to do the job.

Professional development and staff welfare

Our professional team of staff is Woldingham’s greatest asset, and we want to ensure that everyone is supported to work in an effective, enjoyable and fulfilling way. Staff Development is a high priority, with induction and mentoring programmes for Newly Qualified Teachers and new colleagues, plus an annual cycle of Personal Professional Development planning for all colleagues.

Staff are welcome to use our range of outstanding facilities including the gym, squash and tennis courts and the swimming pool. Our Staffroom Committee organizes regular social events for our sociable, welcoming staff community.

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