Premises Officer (school based).

Job Description

Job Title: Premises Officer (school based)

Location: Littlehampton

Pay: £98.10 – £102.50 daily rate

Contract: Monday – Friday spilt shifts consisting of 07:30-11:00 & 14:30-18:30


Masterclass are seeking a proactive and reliable Premises Officer to join the team at a superb SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) Secondary school in the Littlehampton area. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the efficient operation, maintenance, and security of the school premises and facilities, contributing to the overall health, safety, and well-being of the school community.

The school are a thriving educational institution committed to providing a safe, secure, and welcoming environment for our students, staff, and visitors. We take pride in our school community and are dedicated to maintaining high standards of premises management and facilities maintenance.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out routine inspections and maintenance tasks to ensure the cleanliness, safety, and functionality of school premises, including buildings, grounds, and equipment.
  • Perform minor repairs and maintenance work, such as plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and painting, or coordinate with external contractors as required.
  • Monitor and maintain heating, ventilation, and lighting systems, ensuring they are operational and energy efficient.
  • Undertake regular health and safety inspections and risk assessments, identifying hazards and implementing appropriate measures to mitigate risks.
  • Manage security systems and procedures, including CCTV, intruder alarms, and access control, to safeguard the school premises and protect against unauthorized access or vandalism.
  • Oversee cleaning and janitorial services, ensuring high standards of cleanliness and hygiene are maintained throughout the school.
  • Respond promptly to maintenance requests, emergencies, and security incidents, taking appropriate action to resolve issues and minimize disruption to school operations.
  • Liaise with staff, contractors, suppliers, and external agencies to coordinate premises-related services and ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.
  • The opportunity to play a key role in maintaining a safe and welcoming school environment.


Masterclass Education provide CPD recognised online training, covering subjects such as Safeguarding, Autism Awareness, Understanding Child Development, Violence Reduction, and more, to all of our candidates.

Must have:

  • Ability to work well independently and as a team
  • Has a passion to support and empower children and young people
  • A DBS on the Updates Service, or be willing to obtain one
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people

Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay (PAYE)
  • A fantastic holiday scheme
  • Specialised consultants on hand to help you with advice and support
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all of our online learning in the latest education developments (CPD recognised).
  • Flexible work options to work around your personal circumstances.

Our focus at Masterclass is, and always will be, on helping education professionals find their dream position in a school where they will be able to truly excel. We are always happy to support ECTs and encourage applications from all Teachers and TAs of every experience and scale.

Masterclass Education work exclusively with a large amount of Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the area who look for MCE staff to be with them on daily cover, short- and long-term contracts. Masterclasses are a part of the REC and Crown Commercial Service, offering the most valued and trusted service.

Masterclass Education are disability confident and therefore if you require any adjustments through the interview/registration process please do get in contact

We look forward to your application or any questions you may have!

Job Details

Date Posted

May 17, 2024


Littlehampton, West Sussex


South Coast

Starting Salary


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