School Caretaker

Employer: The Quinta Primary School
Salary: Grade 3-6
Location: The Quinta Primary School
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Flexible Hours/Part Time
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: 23/11/2023 at 11:10
Reference: P/23/248033

Job Title: Site maintenance


Grade:  G3-G6 depending on your qualifications and experience 

Time: 2 days - full time (negotiable)  52 weeks per year (5 weeks holiday)

Contract Length: Permanent following a successful probationary period

Start Date: ASAP

Head Teacher: Mr W Sharpe

The hours and pay are fully negotiable and based on skills and experience. It is a priority that we find the right match for our school and although experience is desirable it is not essential as training will be provided.

The ideal candidate will: - 

  • Be friendly, personable, enjoy working around children and adults
  • Have an excellent work ethic 
  • Be committed to ensuring The Quinta is a safe environment for all 
  • Be able to work independently or part of a team depending on the task 
  • Have the highest standards in their work and take pride in all they do, knowing their work reflects the standards of themselves and the school. 
  • Have excellent DIY skills or be prepared to engage with training  for example around: painting, carpentry, brickwork etc. 
  • Work and liaise with external contractors efficiently. 

Daily duties will include maintaining the security of the school premises by locking and unlocking entrances as required; undertaking general maintenance and upkeep to the site.  During school closure, you will undertake maintenance and repairs to the site as detailed in our rolling programme for the development and maintenance of the academy. 

We are a happy school, with well mannered, enthusiastic children. We are a committed and supportive staff team who work together everyday to achieve the best for our children and staff.

Please call the school office on 01260 221640 to arrange a visit or if you have any questions about the post. 

The Quinta Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks which will include References, Health, Right to Work in the UK, and an Enhanced DBS.

Further details and an application form may be obtained from the school website

Closing date for application:  Thursday 23rd November at 5pm strictly.

Interviews will take place on:  TBA to suit school and candidate 

Please return the application form with a supporting letter to Mrs S Hoyle by email, or post to The Quinta Primary School Ullswater Road Congleton Cheshire CW12 4LX.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed


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