Maintenance Assistant - Marland School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £9.99 - £10.39 per hour

Marland is a successful all age (KS1-4) special school for students with Social, Emotional and/or Mental Health (SEMH) needs. It is currently located across three sites: Peters Marland, Barnstaple, and Bideford (expanding to four in April 2023). This post will encompass working across all sites on a needs-led basis.

We seek an enthusiastic, friendly, committed, hard working and self-motivated person to join our team. You need to be flexible and able to work in a team as well as under your own initiative.  You will need to possess good communication skills and have the ability to meet deadlines whilst maintaining high standards.   

In conjunction with and under the direction of the Facilities & Estates Supervisor you will have responsibility for:
- supporting the general maintenance needs of the schools and estates
- supporting compliance with health & safety legislation

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Please visit our website  for further information about our schools and visit our vacancies page to download an application pack. Visits to the school and discussions with the Senior Facilities & Estates Manager are welcomed and encouraged from suitably qualified / experienced candidates. Please contact Carlene Slade (Senior Facilities & Estates Manager) on 01805 640481 to arrange.

Please return your completed application by email to or by post to Andrea Dart at Marland Residential School, Peters Marland, Torrington, Devon EX38 8QQ

Interview Date: 6th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Schools
  • Work LocationDevonTorridge
  • Work Postcode

    EX38 8QQ

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupManual (Caretaking/Cleaning/Driving/Catering/

  • Salary Details

    £9.99 - £10.39 per hour

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    22.2 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required