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  • Posted: Aug 17, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • SPARK Schools is a network of affordable private schools implementing Africa’s first blended learning model for primary school students. Students learn in both the traditional classroom setting and our innovative Learning Lab. The SPARK Schools model combines highly engaging classroom teaching, individualised instruction in the Learning Lab, partnersh...
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    Facilities Maintenance Staff


    About SPARK Schools

    SPARK Schools is a network of affordable private schools implementing Africa’s first blended learning model for primary school students in South Africa. SPARK Schools is a high­ growth, mission ­driven, and innovative organisation looking for ambitious people to join our team.

    Reports To: School Operations Manager

    Position Purpose:

    SPARK Schools inside facilities maintenance staff ensure that the school building is well maintained and clean. Inside facilities maintenance staff are integral to the SPARK Schools “culture” and our commitment to providing a world-class learning environment for our scholars.



    • Maintain the upkeep of the school building, gardens, and grounds.

    • Report facilities maintenance issues to school leadership and assist with repairs where applicable.

    • Ensure that the school premises are safe for students, staff and parents.

    • Assist with welcoming students during daily arrivals and dismissals, as required by school leadership.

    • Manage tools and equipment, reporting any damaged or lost items to school leadership for fixing or replacement.

    • Assist with ad hoc operational tasks, such as moving furniture, working with maintenance and gardening suppliers, or setting up for events.

    • Communicate and collaborate professionally with school staff, parents, and other stakeholders as required.

    • Participate actively in staff development opportunities as a member of the SPARK Schools team.

    • Conduct self in a professional manner at all SPARK Schools events and to all stakeholders.


    The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

    • Preferred Qualifications

      • English language fluency

      • Previous maintenance and groundskeeping experience

      • Police clearance certificate

      • Grade 12 certificate



    • Grit: Persistence through challenges.

    • Excellence: A track record of high expectations personally and professionally.

    • Mission and Vision Alignment: Understanding of and passion for the SPARK Schools mission to provide excellent education at an affordable cost.

    • Self­ Reflection: Finding the capacity to bring your best self to challenges and opportunities.

    Values: Service, Persistence, Achievement, Responsibility, Kindness


    Commensurate with experience

    Position Type: Full Time


    • Western Cape

      • Stellenbosch- Lynedoch


    • Group Life Cover

    • Basic Medical Aid (Hospital Plan)

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to SPARK Schools on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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