New Directions are looking to appoint a flexible, relief School Caretaker to work in schools within Ystrad Mynach.
The position would be covering temporary absences such as long and short term sickness, this could also include working split-shifts at the request of the school. Due to the nature of temporary work, the successful candidate should be accommodating and willing to work in various schools.
It is favoured that the successful individual has previous experience working within a school as a caretaker, however, this is not essential. Candidates that do not have this experience must be able to demonstrate a strong maintenance/ property development background with transferable skills and fantastic awareness of health and safety.
Caretakers are responsible for looking after a school site including the buildings and grounds.
The duties of a school Caretaker include:
Caretakers must be honest, reliable and trustworthy. They must be able to work well on their own using their own initiative, as well as working within a larger team.
Candidates will ideally have previous caretaking experience; however New Directions will consider candidates who have a background in maintenance, decorating, facilities or security.
It’s mandatory that caretakers have a clear DBS either registered with the Update Service or a New Directions DBS.
In order to register and be eligible to work for us candidates will need to;