Maintenance Technician

Job Title:          Maintenance Technician

Location:          Baston House School, Bromley, Kent

Salary:              £22,500 per annum

Hours:              40 hours per week

Contract:          Permanent

Can you enrich the lives of young people as a Maintenance Technician?

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to join our team at Baston House School. Someone with a friendly and helpful disposition who can draw upon their previous maintenance experience, ensuring the school premises and site are a safe, clean and welcoming environment for the school community. 

As Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for the maintenance and security of the school premises, ensuring the school meets Health & Safety Legislation, and that the premises, vehicles and grounds are maintained to a high standard. You will ensure a professional service is delivered which meets the needs of the school, including producing and maintaining a rolling programme of redecoration, repairs and maintenance. As part of this role, there will be occasional call-outs, out of hours and the successful candidate will be required to liaise and work with external contractors.

Who are we looking for?

Friendly, reliable, approachable, and flexible, you will have previous experience of working in a maintenance role.  You will be conscientious and understand the importance of keeping high standards in and around the school, ensuring a safe and pleasant environment for all. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous maintenance experience
  • Be a resilient, responsible, friendly and organised person
  • Have the ability to work alone or as part of team
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Be committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all children

About us

Baston House School is an independent day specialist provider of education in Bromley, Kent for children and young people aged from 5 to 19 years who have been diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

For over 16 years Options Autism have provided care and education to children, young people and adults with autism, complex needs and learning difficulties. As part of Outcomes First Group, we are leading our sector in setting and delivering new approaches that provide measurable outcomes for those in our care.

Why join Options Autism?


Your health and wellbeing are important to us, so you’ll get an exceptional reward package including:

  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks

And a market-leading benefit offering through our Flexible Benefits Platform, Vista, enables you to choose the package that’s right for you, including:

  • A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad
  • Cycle to Work Schemes
  • Electric Car Purchase Scheme
  • Critical illness cover

And that’s not all, we place the outcomes of the children and vulnerable young adults in our services at the heart of everything we do, so you’ll wake every day in the knowledge that your role will have a significant positive impact on the lives of others.

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS.

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