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Maintenance Operative (Projects)

Vacancy Summary
North East Lincolnshire Council
£18,419 - £19,171 dependent on qualifications and experience
Grimsby, Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
12/08/2020 at 17:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Wellspring Academy Trust

NE Lincs Sites 

Post Title:  Maintenance Operative (Projects), Post A - 37 hrs per week;

Department: Estates

Reporting to: Estates Manager

Salary: Post A £18,419 - £19,171 dependent on qualifications and experience  


Are you looking for a new challenge within a vibrant, progressive organisation?

Do you want to support the education of young people in NE Lincs / Lincolnshire?

Can you offer a range of practical skills to help maintain a diverse range of buildings?

Would you like to join an expanding site team who are positive and enthusiastic about supporting students through providing a safe and secure learning environment?

 As part of Wellspring’s continued development across the region, the Trust requires a new site operative to join our enthusiastic site teams.  This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate ready for a fresh challenge.  

We value our people and supportive working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development is guaranteed. 

The role will support Wellspring’s NE Lincs & Lincolnshire Academies; Grimsby and Louth locality. 

We are interested in hearing from people who: 

  • Are self-motivated, customer-focused and efficient.
  • Enjoy working as part of an inclusive team.
  • Understand the importance of completing work to a very high standard.
  • Have a commitment to supporting the work of passionate education leaders.
  • Take great pride in the work for which they are responsible.
  • Are experienced in a facilities management.
  • Have a strong understanding of maintenance systems and compliance. 

Wellspring is in a period of growth and requires a site operative who is capable of supporting the compliance of a variety of sites, ensuring that the best possible environment is provided for staff and students. 

Whilst experience in a similar role would be an advantage, for the right candidate willing to commit to the post long term, we are prepared to invest in a significant level of training. 


Please complete the application form and return as below. CV’s will not be accepted. 

Reporting to: Estates Manager

Duration of Post: Permanent

Work Commitment: Full time, 52 weeks per year

Salary: £18,419 – £19,171

Start Date: To be confirmed

Advert Closing Date: Wednesday 29 July 2020, 5pm

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Applications: Completed applications are to be sent to: Human Resources at

Wellspring Academy Trust recognises that it has a statutory and moral duty towards safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and, if appropriate, vulnerable adults who participate in any Trust activities and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS is required for this post. References will be taken up prior to interview. 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post. 

All applicants should complete the Equal Opportunities form. Please click link for further details

How to apply

To apply for this position, please send your completed application form to the email address provided within the advert.

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