WPT - Asset and Compliance Assistant

Job Vacancy

Asset and Compliance Assistant

Permanent, 37 hours per week

WPT Band 4 £20,092 – £21,748

As soon as possible


Wickersley Partnership Trust

21st june 2021 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

An exciting vacancy has arisen in the Central Team at Wickersley Partnership Trust. This is a new post and offers the successful candidate the opportunity to develop the post and grow with it.  

Your role will be vital in supporting the Trust to maintain statutory compliance across a range of activities and areas. You will also work with the Senior Operations Manager to roll out and maintain an asset management system. Prior experience of this type of activity is not necessary, but you must be a keen learner and comfortable with use of ICT. 

You will work across various projects with senior leaders in the Central Team. You will need to be able to work to policies and ensure careful handling of data. Training on all systems will be provided. 

This role is advertised as full time and 37 hours. It may be possible to consider requests to undertake the role at fewer hours than this or as a job share.

This role will require the successful candidate to travel to our schools in Rotherham, Sheffield and Gainsborough. You will need to have access to your own vehicle or be able to travel between schools within a reasonable timescale.

For an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Matt Sutton, Senior Operations Manager, on 01709 807600 or msutton@wickersleypt.org.


Completed applications should be returned to hr@wickersleypt.org by the application deadline. 

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.