- Location: Cardiff - South Wales
- Start Date: ASAP
- Duration: Temporary
- Job Type: Temporary
- Sector: Ancillary (School Support Staff)
- Category: School Support
- Job Ref: AW02
- Salary: £9 per hour
New Directions are looking to appoint hardworking and experienced School Caretakers, to work on a temporary supply basis in Schools in Cardiff.
Due to the nature of supply work, all applicants must be flexible and reliable and willing to work in different schools on request to cover staff absences such as long and short-term sickness.
All applicants must have some experience working in building / maintenance positions and be confident in overseeing the general upkeep of the school premises.
Duties will include:
- Security of the premises
- Painting and decorating
- General maintenance and repairs
- Cleaning and supervising cleaning staff
Please note, all applicants must hold a Child-Only Enhanced DBS Certificate registered with the Update Service or be willing to pay for a new DBS.
Caretakers will be responsible for looking after the school site including the buildings and grounds.
The duties of a school caretaker include: general maintenance and minor repairs, liaising with contractors, managing heating and alarm systems, security opening and closing the school, basic cleaning, and key holding.
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 well 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 is mandatory that caretakers have a clear DBS either registered with the Update Service or a New Directions DBS.
The Role of a School Caretaker
- General maintenance and minor repairs
- Liaising with contractors
- Managing heating and alarm systems
- Security opening and closing the school
- Basic cleaning
- Key holding
Please contact New Directions Education for more information on this job vacancy, on 029 2039 0133, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 5th November 2018