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Eastwood Grange School, Milken Lane, Ashover, Derbyshire, S45 0BA

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


£5,935.13 (£8.30 per hour)


16 hours per week over 39 weeks

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.

Job Advert Location Description

With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Role Description

Eastwood Grange School is a specialist day school located in the village of Ashover, near Chesterfield, for boys and girls aged 5-18 years. The pupils exhibit a variety of severe and complex educational, social, emotional and mental health difficulties, which have impeded personal developmental and educational success.  Many of the pupils have a number of diagnoses.  Our pupils have failed in, or have been failed by, a variety of settings before coming to Eastwood Grange School. They arrive at Eastwood Grange very disengaged with education and life after having experienced many breakdowns and trauma.

Your duties as Housekeeper will include:

  • To deliver and maintain a clean and tidy environment throughout the site, in-line with operational standards and ensuring that work processes comply with statutory regulations.  Please note that the majority of the work is lone working.
  • Ensure that Priory minimum standards are delivered in all areas, in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Identify and report damage, faults and other related issues to the Maintenance Manager to ensure that environmental conditions continue to meet quality standards and statutory regulations.
  • Use and store cleaning products in accordance with COSHH regulations, ensuring that all cleaning and laundry equipment/products are used and stored safely.
  • To take responsibility for a safe working environment for yourself, colleagues, visitors and the young people that use our service.

Due to the location of Eastwood Grange School access to a car would be ideal.

Working hours:

  • Permanent hours will be mostly set outside school hours of 9am-3pm Monday - Friday 
  • To be discussed at Interview.

What we offer:

  • 33 days annual leave (Inc. bank holidays)
  •  Full training
  •  On-going training and Career progression
  •  Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  •  Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  •  Online benefits and cash back rewards
  •  Cycle to work scheme
  •  Dental Insurance
  •  Travel Insurance
  •  SMART Pension option
  •  Healthcare Cash Plan
  • £1000 monthly lotto

Division DBS info


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

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