General Hand

Senior School  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Property Services
Closing Date:
Supporting Documentation:

• Permanent full time
• North Parramatta Campus
• Join a purpose and values driven School


We are seeking a General Hand/Handy Person to assist the Property department with the maintenance of all buildings and grounds, furniture and fittings including plant and equipment to the highest standard.
Please note, this is a permanent full time opportunity that will be based at The King’s School campus in North Parramatta.


The School values humility, honesty, respect, responsibility, integrity, compassion and excellence. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned with these values.
To be successful for this role, you will need to have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

• Assist in maintaining the School’s buildings and infrastructure to a high standard
• Assist the Property Manager as required to fulfil their general duties
• Undertake general building and grounds maintenance
• Ensure all work being undertaken is of a safe nature
• Undertake pickup and delivery of laundry to boarding houses
• Clear fire trails, use of chain saw and manual handling
• Use machinery such as panel and drop saw, drill press and hand held electrical tools including but not limited to routers, orbital sanders, drills and grinders
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Initiative and good decision making skills
• Driver’s License


The King’s School, Australia's oldest independent school, is a Christian community that seeks to make an outstanding impact for the good of society. The staff at King's are supportive and enthusiastic professionals, who respect the Christian ethos of the School and contribute in a way that balances the needs of the School and the staff's unique talents and interests. Our team is focused on developing Global Thought Leaders through developing Academic Excellence with Character Development in the context of Christian Community.


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and brief covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses:
a) the reason for your interest
b) how your skills and experience suit the role

To access the position description and/or to find out more information about the role please visit the King’s careers page.

The King's School has a zero-tolerance policy for child abuse and is committed to promoting child safety, the wellbeing of children and protecting children from abuse. To ensure the safeguarding of our students, all employees must have a current Employee Working with Children Check before commencing work. In addition, included throughout the recruitment process are checks of suitability for employment with children.

Applications close Friday, 4 February 2022 at 4.00pm.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact People and Culture by email employment@kings.edu.au.