Caretaker / School Site Keeper / Groundskeeper

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7261
  • Date Posted: 30 September 2021
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Exeter, Devon, South West England
  • Salary: £17,981
  • Sector: Construction & Trades, Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Exeter, Devon, South West England Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper who has good practical skills with the ability to carry out minor building maintenance and repair work and keep the grounds clean and tidy is required for a fast-growing Multi Academy Trust.

 

SALARY: £17,981 per annum       

LOCATION: Exeter, Devon, South West England 

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 40 Hours per Week

 

PLEASE NOTE: This position does not include onsite accommodation

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates will be required to complete an application form which we will email over separately once you’ve applied via this job board. Please keep an eye out for our emails.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper who has good practical skills with the ability to carry out minor building maintenance and repair work and keep the grounds clean and tidy.

Working as the School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper you’ll be able to turn your hand to most things, good at solving problems, able to use your own initiative, have good people skills, have high standards for health and safety and a clean and organised environment.

As the School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper you’ll also be a can-do person who is reliable, hardworking, patient, well organised, self-motivated, takes pride in their work, and has a sense of humour?

Your duties as the School Caretaker / Site Keeper / Groundskeeper will include:

  • General school maintenance for buildings and surrounding grounds - basic handy person skills are a must
  • Checking the conditions of the buildings and playgrounds and reporting any faults
  • Conducting fire safety and H&S checks for the site
  • Check the heating is operating and that timers are set correctly and working
  • Event set up and take down
  • To support and assist the school to conduct specific / ad hoc caretaking tasks when required, or as part of duty schedule such as winter checks, planned maintenance and daily and weekly checks
  • Assist the cleaning team and order consumables as and when required
  • Opening and closing of the school – enduring building is secure at all times
  • Being the onsite contact for contractors
  • Adhering to Safeguarding procedures that the school follow
  • Organising /prioritising tasks to ensure the safety of all staff and children is maintained

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Good level of experience carrying out minor repairs and building maintenance tasks
  • Ability to work independently and lead, in addition to organising and prioritising your own tasks
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be flexible and respond to the ‘unexpected’
  • Basic ICT / Computer skills
  • Is pro-active and team orientated

 

All successful candidates are required to have an Enhanced DBS check

PLEASE NOTE: This position does not include onsite accommodation

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Candidates will be required to complete an application form which we will email over separately once you’ve applied via this job board. Please keep an eye out for our emails.

By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P7261

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