New Directions are looking to appoint a hardworking and motivated school caretaker for temporary cover in various schools in Aberdare.
Due to the nature of temporary roles, all applicants must be flexible, reliable and willing to work in different schools covering staff absences such as sickness or maternity. We are seeking applicants with a strong building / maintenance background who will be confident overseeing all general maintenance and repairs on site.
The successful candidate will be required to work split-shifts, such as 6am – 10am and 3pm – 6pm, with some requirement to work during the school holidays.
Duties will include:
This is a great opportunity for an experienced handy person to join us and work in various local schools, providing essential support.
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 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.