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Premises Team Members - Traffic Supervision and Grounds Maintenance

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Premises Team Members Required


Oaklands is an excellent special school based in Isleworth and serving the London Borough of Hounslow. Oaklands pupils aged 11 – 19, have severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism.

Oaklands is at an exciting point in its development; we are currently working towards expansion and full school relocation to a purpose built new school in Hounslow on Gresham Road (close to Osterley Tube Station) for September 2018. The schools will be based on two sites and will consist of the current secondary school (High Oaks) along with a new primary school (New Oaks) and an independent post 19 college (Great Oaks) opening September 2018.

We are looking to appoint various premises team members to help with the maintenance and smooth running of our new school building:


Grounds maintenance:  2 hours daily (10 hours per week): Actual Salary £4646 p/a (39 weeks pa)

Duties include weeding, pruning, planting, watering, leaf clearance and litter collection. Hours of work to be agreed to coordinate with other team members but likely to be mid afternoon 2pm to 4pm.


Traffic Supervision/Banks person: 3 hours daily (15 hours per week):   Actual Salary £6791 p/a (38 weeks pa)

Duties include directing vehicles during student arrival and departure to drop off zones and parking spaces ensuring those using the parking areas can do so safely.  Hours of work will be 8.45am to 10.15am and 2.45pm to 4.15pm – Please note this is a split shift.


Please read the person specification for details of skills and experience required.

All employees can benefit from a pension scheme, employee assistance programme and other well-being benefits.

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.

To apply, please complete and email the application form to

Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification.

CV’s will not be accepted.


Closing Date:          9am on 3rd September 2018

Start Date:             asap

Interview Date:       14th September 2018

Pay Scale:               Hounslow Pay scale LLW1b – see above for actual salary

Contract type:        Permanent and Term Time Only (38 Weeks per annum – Traffic Supervision)

   Permanent and Term Time Only including INSET (39 weeks per annum – Grounds maintenance )