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Job Description

New Directions are currently recruiting for a School Caretaker on behalf of a School in the Flintshire area. Successful applicants must have at least 3 months’ experience working as a Caretaker and be confident in being a key holder.

40 Hours Per Week – Term Time only

The Governors of the school are seeking to appoint a member of staff to the role of School Caretaker to support the operation of the school with an immeadiate start date.
The post involves operating under the direct instruction of the Business Manager as part of the overall Support Services Team

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Job Description

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 01978 884290, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 13th September 2018


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