Job description

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Wimbledon High School are looking for an Estates Operative to join our friendly and supportive Estates team, who play a key role in monitoring security and ensuring general maintenance of the school’s facilities.

We are looking for a candidate with previous or current school experience who is able to contribute to the smooth day to day operation of the school, carry out general repairs without guidance, health and safety checks and be capable of maintaining relevant records. A trade qualification i.e. plumber, electrician, carpentry, decorator, would be advantageous.

We provide full Health and Safety training relevant to Estates and are able to support apprenticeships and facilities management training.

About the School:

Wimbledon High School is a highly academic school for girls aged 4 to 18, located in the heart of Wimbledon, less than 20 minutes from central London.

As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

How to apply

The closing date for applications is 28 June 2022

Interviews will take place on 6 July 2022.

Please visit our website for further information and to downlaod an application form:

Job Summary

Closing date:
Wimbledon, London
£24,000 - £29,000, depending on experience
Wimbledon High School GDST
Mansel Road
SW19 4AB