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Vale of Leven Academy, Main Street, Alexandria, G83 0BH
£19,947 - £21,664 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Term Time Only
16 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Vacancies have arisen for Facilities Assistants within the authority’s 2 main areas of Alexandria and Clydebank. The post holder will be responsible for the day to day operation of Facilities Management Services within the premise. There will be a requirement to undertake a combination of duties with a flexible day to day variable need, this will include staff supervision, key holding responsibility, cleaning duties, food handling and various other duties as detailed in the job profile.

The post holder will require to adhere to Food Safety Systems of Work and Health and Safety legislations and previous experience in this line of work would be an advantage.

The successful candidate should be able to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team.

Applicants will be asked to select their preference according to their availability. Please note that whilst some degree of flexibility in working maybe considered the core cleaning times are as stated:

Post 1 - Vale of Leven Academy 16hrs Mon – Tues 3.30pm-6.45pm/ Wed-Thurs 3pm-6.15pm/ Fri 3pm – 6pm (term time)

Post 2 - Peripatetic (Clydebank) 37hrs Mon – Thu 7.30am -4pm / Friday 7.30am-3.30pm (includes 1hr unpaid break) (term time)


This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.

The Individual

WDC was voted one of the top ten flexible employers and prides itself in providing flexible working to support work life balance. In addition to this there are also additional benefits:

• Access to the Local Government pension scheme (LGPS) with an employer’s contribution of at least 19.3% and all associated benefits
• A minimum of 24 days annual leave, increasing a day each year up to 34 days as well as 8 fixed public holidays each year
• Access to employee wellbeing supports including occupational health & counselling if ever you need help and support

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