Caretaker (Oldway) Fixed Term
Fixed Term from January 2022 - August 2022
The Trustees of Riviera Education Trust thank you for your interest in the post of Caretaker at our Outstanding school.
Oldway Primary School is part of the Riviera Education Trust which is a multi-academy trust comprising three local primary schools: Roselands Primary School, Shiphay Learning Academy and Oldway Primary School. We all work in collaboration in order to benefit all of the children in the Trust. Working in partnership with other schools helps to strengthen our provision and provide educational excellence so that every pupil has the best possible learning experience and is prepared for future life.
Oldway Primary School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, reliable and resourceful full-time Caretaker with good basic DIY skills for the effective operation of site services such as cleaning, porterage, grounds maintenance, minor repairs and maintenance.
Duties will include premises management, security of the buildings and site, ensuring inside and outside environments are well maintained and meet Health and Safety requirements. The post will be on a Fixed Term Contract and the postholder will need to make sure the site is maintained to a high standard at all times. An electrical or plumbing qualification would be an advantage but is not a requirement.
The successful candidate will be part of the school team, must relate well with both pupils and adults and be able to work across all sites within the Trust when needed. In addition to being capable for this post, candidates will need to demonstrate their suitability for working with children.
This role will report to our Operations Manager and also to the Head of School.
The successful candidate is required to work Monday - Friday, 07:00 - 11:30 then returning from 14.00 - 17:00 (16.30 on a Friday). Total hours for this role are 37 per week.
The commencing salary will be £20,092 which is Grade E, Scale point 7 and based on 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday), for 52 weeks per year. (Full Time Equivalent £20,092).
If you would like to discuss the post in more detail and to visit the school, please contact Jill Christian (Operations Manager): email@example.com
Deadline for applications: Wednesday 8th December 2021 @ 9.00am
Interview date: Monday 13th December 2021
Start date: 4th January 2022
The application form can be downloaded below and completed applications should be sent to:
Riviera Education Trust
Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note, in line with our Safer Recruitment policy, references will be requested after shortlisting as part of the selection process.
Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.