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Level 2 Caretaker

Grade 5 Scale 14 - £15,767

Permanent 30 hours per week on a split shift:

Mornings:    7.00am – 9.30am

Afternoons: 2.30pm - 6.00pm

During School holidays, hours are more flexible and can be arranged in discussion with the Headteacher/Business Manager.

Leave entitlement is 25 days per year (pro-rata) from 1st September – 31st August. All holidays are to be taken during school closure periods.

The Governors, staff and children are seeking to appoint a Caretaker for our school. We are looking for a hardworking, cheerful person who will be proud to maintain our school and grounds to a very high standard of cleanliness and safety. The ability to complete routine maintenance and the flexibility to deliver these hours over a split shift is essential. The post also includes keeping and maintaining daily, weekly & monthly Health and Safety records in line with Statutory Policy.

Ideally the applicant will have:

  • Experience of facilities cleaning
  • Experience of maintaining a school or other public building
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety guidelines and how to apply them
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and warmth when dealing with children, parents, colleagues and visitors

We can offer:

  • A welcoming and friendly community of committed and supportive staff, governors and parents.
  • Enthusiastic pupils who are proud of their school
  • Full training in all aspects of school maintenance, cleaning operations and Health and Safety 

Closing date: Wednesday 20th February 2019 at 12 noon

    Shortlisting date: Thursday 21st February 2019       

    Provisional Interviews: Monday 25th February 2019 (Morning)

For an application pack please email: penketh.office@wpat.warrington.sch.uk

During school closure times, a job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded from our school website www.penkethprimary.co.uk

Interested candidates are warmly invited to visit the school on the afternoon of Thursday 7th February or Wednesday 13th February 2019 at 3:30pm. Please contact the school office on 01925 723719 to make an appointment.

Our Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to apply for enhanced disclosure from the Disclosures & Barring Service. Further details can be found on www.homeoffice.gov.uk/agencies-public-bodies/dbs

Please return completed applications to Marie Darlington, School Business Manager via the school email address penketh.office@wpat.warrington.sch.uk or by post to the address at the top of the advertisement.

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