Site Maintenance Technician

Site Maintenance Technician

Salary:                   £19,264 – £20,043 per annum (Grade 3, Scale Points 4-6)
FTE:                       Full Time or Part Time
Job type:               Permanent
Start Date:            to be negotiated dependent on notice required
Location:              based at Stowupland, but will work Trust-wide

The John Milton Academy Trust is based in mid-Suffolk and all schools are located in an area of regeneration and rapid expansion.  The post of Site Maintenance Technician will support the Site Managers in the implementation and delivery of high-quality estates and facilities related aspects of the work of the Trust.  We are seeking to appoint a motivated and skilled candidate to join the Trust’s Facilities Team.

This is a varied role that will include supporting planned maintenance projects, ensuring compliance with statutory procedures and deputising for other members of the Facilities Team.  We are looking for someone who is able to contribute positively and communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders.

We can offer you:

  • An ambitious, supportive Trust which is inclusive and strongly rooted in civic leadership;
  • The opportunity to assist in the day to day running of the schools in a safe and positive way;
  • A genuine commitment to your personal and professional growth;
  • Enrolment in the Local Government Pension Scheme.

You will offer us:

  • Proven experience in the maintenance and repair of building and equipment;
  • ability to demonstrate a proven track record in their existing field;
  • determination to provide the best possible environment for learning and teaching.

This post will be based at Stowupland High School but the role will be carried out across all sites.  A full, clean driving licence is a requirement of this role.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work across our unique and inclusive family of schools.

If you feel that you could undertake this key role and contribute to the success of the Trust we look forward to hearing from you.

How to Apply
Please complete and Application Form available here:  Support-Staff-Employment-Application-Form (March 2022)

or complete our online application form available here:  Online application form: Site Maintenance Technician

Site Maintenance Technician, Job Description, July 2022.docx

Completed applications should be returned to: [email protected]

Timescale for Application
The closing date for applications is noon on Wednesday 31st August 2022.
Interviews will take place as soon as possible and may take place as and when suitable applications are received.

John Milton Academy Trust safeguards and promotes the welfare of students and requires all staff and visitors to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

John Milton Academy Trust
Church Road                                                         Tel:         01449 742422
Stowupland                                                           Email:     [email protected]
IP14 4BQ                                                               Web:

The John Milton Academy Trust is an established Trust located in Mid-Suffolk. The Trust anticipates that it will be able to attract families and students by providing education in small, inclusive schools, but ones which can provide a wealth of curriculum opportunities and experiences leading to the highest possible standards of achievement. As the educational landscape undergoes significant change, JMAT wishes to establish a strong reputation building on the success of its constituent schools so that parents, carers and students regard the John Milton Academy Trust as the first choice for academic excellence and personal development.