Dragon School was founded in 1877 to educate the sons of dons. From these modest beginnings the School has grown to be an internationally renowned independent day and boarding preparatory school for over 600 boys and girls aged 8 to 13. In September 1995 the School (which has charitable status) opened a pre-prep on the Woodstock Road for about 200 more children aged 4 to 7.
Dragon School is looking to appoint a Maintenance Operative to join the Estates Team. This is a busy and varied role where the candidate will be part of a team providing a full range of maintenance and repair services to Dragon School. The role has various requirements including carrying out new, routine and emergency manufacture, maintenance and repair work as the need arises, assisting and overseeing contractors whilst on site, and providing cover for an out of hours response and emergency repairs.
The successful candidate will be flexible and willing to undertake work requests with a can - do approach and positive attitude. They will need to be aware of health and safety requirements and be prepared to take on physical aspects of the role. Experience of working in a school environment is desirable. Candidates must have a driving licence.
For more information about either role please contact Tammy Heavens, Estates Bursar on 01865 315556. The closing date is Wednesday 24th July.