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Facilities Assistant (Cleaner)

Batley Multi Academy Trust’s sole purpose is to provide a great education for Primary and Secondary learners throughout a local family of schools. The Trust is passionately committed to the communities of Batley, Birstall, Dewsbury and our surrounding areas, serving our local learners and their families in order to secure excellent educational outcomes, partnered with high aspirations. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Batley Grammar School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School. We provide high quality education for all young people. This collaboration enables us to share expertise, knowledge and best practice to ensure academic and pastoral excellence throughout all of our schools, with all schools embracing the same overall ethos and values, whilst maintaining their own unique characters.

Batley Grammar School is a “good school” (Ofsted Oct 2018) and we continue our school improvement journey to become an outstanding school. We aim to combine our traditional ethos and culture together with a modern approach to teaching and learning. Visitors regularly comment about the friendly atmosphere and calm, purposeful learning environment being quite palpable. “Staff are proud of their school ….”; “It is a place where pupils can indeed ‘believe, grow and succeed”; “Pupils are committed to learning, they are respectful in classrooms and they try their best”; “Your school is a calm place to be, and a happy place to learn”. (Ofsted October 2018) At Batley Grammar School we value staff who take pride in their work and in the school and who are willing to contribute fully to the life of the school including its extra-curricular programme.

Role Overview

We are seeking to appoint a Facilities Assistant to join the team. You will be responsible for cleaning areas of the school, as allocated by the Facilities Supervisor, operating cleaning machinery and making a significant contribution to the smooth operation of the school. You should be a team player and be flexible to fit with the needs of the school as required. Previous experience of cleaning is desirable.

Contractual Terms

20 hours per week - Monday to Friday over 52 weeks

Daily hours - between 4.00pm-8.00pm (to be agreed with the Facilities Supervisor)

Grade / Salary

Grade 2

Annual salary: £10,209 (actual)

Closing Date

19th August 2022 at 12 noon


Interviews will be held week commencing 22 nd August 2022


Batley Grammar School
Carlinghow Hill
West Yorkshire
WF17 0AD

Supporting documents

How to apply

Please apply by completing an application form via the following link -

Please contact the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/ if you have any queries.