Caretaker – Permanent position – June 2023

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-60114
Location: Gateshead, Newcastle NE5 UK
Job Type: Permanent
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £22000 to £30000 per Annum

Caretaker – Permanent position – June 2023  

Are you currently a caretaker looking for a new challenge? 

Do you take pride in making sure schools are a safe and well-maintained environment for students to attend?  

If you’re a helpful and dedicated individual this caretaker role in a brilliant Primary School could be perfect for you! 

Caretaker – The role: 

  • Opening and locking the school building and grounds including gates 
  • Ensuring that the building and grounds are safe and secure for teaching and learning to take place 
  • Porterage duties. Receiving deliveries, moving, and putting deliveries away. Collecting rubbish and taking it to the bin store 
  • Setting up rooms/halls for school activities to take place, e.g. parents’ meetings, sports clubs 
  • Grounds duties, including littering picking, sweeping, strimming, emptying external bins 
  • Undertaking minor repairs and improvements, including, but not limited to redecorating, changing light bulbs, unblocking drains, minor plumbing, erecting shelves and notice boards 
  • Undertaking cleaning duties such as graffiti removal, litter-picking, refreshing pupil toilets, cleaning the hall floors after lunch 

Caretaker – Person Specification: 

  • 2:1 degree or above desired but not essential  
  • Must be friendly, professional, positive, and hardworking, positive, proactive, and practical 
  • Able to provide outstanding customer service to our pupils and their families, visitors, and colleagues. 
  • Able to take pride in their work and pay particular attention to detail 
  • an excellent problem solver who is able to use their own initiative to complete tasks 
  • Able to take responsibility for being a key holder of the school building and grounds. This involves opening up the site each morning and preparing the building for teaching and   learning to take place 
  • Able to multi-task and work under pressure to meet deadlines 

 Click ‘apply now’ and send your CV to Lucy at i-teachers today to apply for this Caretaker role Lucy will be in contact within 2-4 working days if shortlisted.  

Posted On: 23/05/2023
Recruiter: i-teachers

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