New Directions are looking to recruit an experienced School Caretaker, to work on a temporary basis within primary and secondary schools in Cwmbran.
Due to the nature of relief work, all applicants must be reliable and willing to work in different schools in the area, covering both long and short term absences on a supply basis. Access to transport is also preferred due to the possibility of working split shifts.
It is highly desired but not essential that the successful candidate has carried out the role of a school caretaker previously. However, Candidates that do not have this experience must be able to demonstrate a strong maintenance/property development background with transferable skills and high standard 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;