Caretaker / Site supervisor - Grangetown Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/01/2020 16:00
£19,554 - £21,166
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Grangetown Primary School
Closing date:
17 Jan
Further Information

We are looking to appoint a skilled, hard-working and flexible person to take-on this important role. Grangetown is a thriving, well-established and friendly primary school. We occupy a spacious, modern building, opened in 2003 - see: https://youtu.be/E5Dx7RsIVvE

Salary: Grade 3, Points 7-11: £19,554 - £21,166.

This is a permanent post. 52 weeks, 37 Hours per week, Monday–Friday. A split shift is worked (6.30-11.00 and 3.00-6.00; 5.30 finish on a Friday).

The person appointed will play a vital role in ensuring a clean, safe, secure and well-maintained environment for children, staff and visitors. Duties will include:
• Opening and closing the school each day and carrying out security checks.
• Maintenance of the premises and grounds to a high standard, including a range of cleaning duties, repairs, DIY type work, occasional painting & decorating and keeping outdoor areas tidy and safe.
• Ensuring we meet all statutory regulations related to health and safety, fire safety, etc
• Liaising with the Council, and other contractors, to ensure maintenance & repairs are addressed, and to make sure that heating, plumbing, electrical and lighting systems are functioning properly.

We’d like to appoint someone who will take a real pride in their work, so that we have a building and site that we can be proud of. The successful candidate will have the ability to work effectively as part of a team, whilst also being able to work on their own initiative & to prioritise their workload.

If you can share our commitment to providing the best possible learning environment for the children in our care, and the best possible working environment for our staff, we'd be pleased to receive your application.

There is an on-site Caretaker's house available also, if required. Please see attached information.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the school - please telephone our Office to make an appointment. Application packs are available from the school (either collect in person or ring us on 514 0101), and can be downloaded from the school website – completed applications should be returned to Mr L McAnaney, Headteacher, at the address below (or by email).

Closing Date: Friday 17th January, 4.00pm.

Spelterworks Road, Grangetown, Sunderland, SR2 8PX. Telephone: 0191 514 0101.
E-mail: office@grangetown.sunderland.sch.uk Website: www.grangetown.sunderland.sch.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.