School Caretaker / Handyperson / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder

  • Job Reference: AWDO-C7325
  • Date Posted: 8 October 2021
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Croydon, South London
  • Salary: £10.00 to £11.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Construction & Trades, Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Handyperson / School Caretaker / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder who is enthusiastic and professional with a passion for delivering excellent customer service and problem solving is required for a fast-growing Multi Academy Trust based in Croydon, South London.

 

SALARY: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour + Benefits

LOCATION: Croydon, South London        

The organisation also has similar positions available in Frome, Exeter, Leicester, Bristol and Bishops Stortford

JOB TYPE: Part-Time, Casual Contract

WORKING HOURS: Must be willing to work on a variable hours, shift/rotational basis which includes evening, weekends and school holiday periods – a flexible approach to working hours is essential

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Handyperson / School Caretaker / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder who is enthusiastic and professional with a passion for delivering excellent customer service and problem solving.

Working as the Handyperson / School Caretaker / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder you will report to the Head of Business Service and will be responsible for holding keys to the Trust sites, opening and closing the facilities and managing bookings and equipment.

The Handyperson / School Caretaker / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder will have experience of premises maintenance issues, ability to cope with a varied and demanding workload and effective communication skills.

The organisation also has similar positions available in Frome, Exeter, Leicester, Bristol and Bishops Stortford

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Handyperson / School Caretaker / Facilities Maintenance / Keyholder will include:

  • Holding keys to the premises
  • Opening the premises before scheduled bookings and ensuring safe closure of the venue at the end of a scheduled booking
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Ensuring facilities are clean, tidy and presentable before any bookings
  • Basic cleaning after events as required
  • Liaise with cleaning company or other contractors as needed
  • Checking the facilities after any bookings to ensure they have been left at the expected standard and resolving any issues
  • Providing First Aid equipment in the event of an accident
  • Delivering excellent customer service at all times
  • Available to show clients around the facilities 
  • Resolving customer queries or complaints 
  • Ensure you are compliant with the school’s policies 
  • Ensure you are aware of the fire exits, procedures and protocols

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Essential

  • Experience working in a customer focussed environment
  • Effective communication skills both written and oral to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Competent with Windows and Microsoft Office applications
  • Be willing to work on a shift/rotational basis which includes weekends
  • Ability to cope with a varied and demanding workload
  • A thorough practically based understanding of premises maintenance issues
  • An understanding of health, safety and security issues and relevant legislation affecting schools
  • An ability to establish good working relationships
  • Prepared work outside in all weather
  • Able to undertake manual handling tasks

 

Desirable

  • Experience in a similar role within an educational organisation
  • Good organisational skills, including planning, prioritising and working to deadlines
  • Knowledge of COSHH and the Health & Safety work act

 

Due to the nature of this role, it will be necessary for the appropriate level of criminal record disclosure to be undertaken.

The school is committed to safety and child protection - an enhanced DBS is carried out on all staff and all applicants will be expected to complete an application form.

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. 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-C7325

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