Assistant Caretaker - Closes 05.06.2021
Position Status: Permanent
Contractual Hours: 20 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
Contractual Weeks: 52 weeks per year
Salary: BEX04 £11,893 - £12,108
Post Start Date: 12th July 2021
Closing Date: Saturday 5th June 2021
We are looking for an Assistant Caretaker to support the work of our Premises Manager at the School. The successful candidate will have a flexible and proactive approach to the job and will be responsible for securing the school and the undertaking of minor repairs and maintenance. You will coordinate a small group of cleaning staff each afternoon to ensure that the school is ready and prepared for the next day’s learning.
This all year round post may include early mornings, late evenings and out of hours emergency on call attendance as well as physical work outside.
Key responsibilities of the role include being one of the main key holders, securing the school, general maintenance of the school and ensuring health and safety, security and cleanliness standards are upheld at all times.
Typical hours will be 14:00 - 18:00 to be agreed with the Principal. There will be a requirement to be flexible and at times there may also be the opportunity to work extra hours for specific events.
The ideal candidate will have:
• Previous experience working in a similar role, preferably in a school setting
• Strong IT, verbal and written communication skills and a flexible approach
• The ability to work under pressure, use initiative and manage conflicting priorities
• Knowledge and experience of maintenance and health and safety compliance
Please refer to the job description and person specification which gives further information in relation to this role.
To apply for this vacancy please complete the application form, available to download from the downloads section below, paying particular attention to indicate how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Person Specification. CVs will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to email@example.com. The closing date for applications is as stated above.