New Directions Education

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Job Description

New Directions are looking for reliable caretakers within the North Wales area. We work alongside the secondary & primary schools covering long & short term temporary absences.

As a caretaker you will be flexible as your working hours will vary depending on the schools requirements and will most likely be split shifts. Applicants must have experience in caretaking/ building/ maintenance/ key holding

Duties will include:

  • Key-holding
  • Opening and closing the premises
  • Setting and maintaining alarm systems
  • General maintenance and repairs
  • Painting and decorating
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Cleaning duties and supervising cleaning staff

Please note, all applicants must hold a Child-Only Enhanced DBS registered with the Update Service or be willing to pay for a new DBS.

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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: 29th November 2018


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