School Caretaker

Recruiter
Academics Ltd
Location
Braintree,Essex,United Kingdom
Salary
£24,000 - £25,000 Per Year
Posted
21 Sep 2022 17:51
Closes
19 Oct 2022 23:59
Reference
1736652976
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Administrator / Coordinator/ Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School Caretaker

A secondary School in Braintree are looking to appoint a school caretaker to join them on a permanent contract. The ideal candidate would have had experience working within an Education setting/Housing Estates or Care homes. The working hours are on a shift pattern from 7am - 6pm, totalling 36 hours per week. Shifts are given out on a monthly basis to see what works for the candidate best. You will be working alongside two other caretakers and be set out jobs to do throughout the day. Duties: Cleaning the building or supervising a team of Cleaners Gardening and performing landscape duties or supervising others in these roles Inspecting the building, including heating, cooling, lighting and alarm systems to make sure they are in good working order Performing basic repairs and maintenance tasks as required supervising contractors for major repairs Monitoring cleaning materials, tools, and furniture and reordering as required Managing bookings for any buildings or rooms available for hire for school lettings Opening building at the start of the day and locking all doors and windows when not in operation Adhering to the company's safety policies to create a safe working environment for everyoneThe salary of the role is dependent on experience. But is in the region of £24,000- £26,000pa As one of the schools Caretakers you will become part of the communities they work in, so they must be cheerful and approachable people. As the Caretaker is ultimately responsible for a building's maintenance and security, you must be reliable and trustworthy. You must also be self-motivated and able to work on their own, yet just as comfortable working as part of a team as required. Good physical fitness is important, as you often need to lift and carry heavy items. To find out more please contact Ben Fox at Chelmsford Academics on (phone number removed) or send an up to date CV to (url removed) and I will be in touch with further information and the next steps. We also have other Premises roles available if this location or role isn't suitable