- Location: Vale of Glamorgan - South Wales
- Start Date: March 2019
- Duration: Temporary
- Job Type: Temporary
- Sector: Ancillary (School Support Staff)
- Category: School Support
- Job Ref: AW2
- Salary: £9.50 per hour
New Directions are looking to appoint a hardworking and motivated School Caretaker, to work in a temporary position in a primary school in Penarth. This is a part-time position which is due to start in March 2019 and the working hours will be split-shifts, 7:30-9:30am and 4-6pm.
We are seeking applicants who are flexible, reliable and have a background working in building/maintenance/DIY with transferable skills, as the successful candidate will be responsible for the overall up-keep of the school premises.
Duties will include:
- Setting and maintaining alarm systems
- Opening and closing the school premises
- General maintenance and repairs on site
- Cleaning duties, emptying bins and litter picking
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: 20th February 2019