DBS835/21 Caretaker - Percy Main Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
14/04/2021 12:00
£20,092 - £20,903 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Percy Main Primary School, Nelson Terrace, Percy Main, North Shields, NE29 6JA
Number of posts:
Closing date:
14 Apr
Further Information

We are looking for a dedicated, cheerful person with a ‘can-do’ attitude to join our team at Percy Main Primary School.

This position is permanent, full-time, worked over ‘split shifts’ to coincide with the beginning and end of the school day. The post is 52/52 weeks of the year.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the security of the premises, monitoring and recording annual and periodic maintenance contracts, performing health and safety checks and will have key-holder responsibilities.

You will be responsible for the daily inspection of school premises and should be able to carry out minor repairs to school equipment and the building. This may include a range of joinery, plastering, plumbing, electrical and painting tasks, such as clearing blockages to cisterns, making good existing paintwork or plasterwork, replacing fuses, plugs and light bulbs, securing ironmongery to doors and windows etc.

You will also be required to oversee and direct cleaning staff, as well as undertaking cleaning tasks as required.

You should have an awareness of and be able to carry out risk assessments relating to the role as well as an understanding of COSHH and monitoring of contractors.

Percy Main Primary School is committed to the safety and protection of its pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

An enhanced DBS and health clearance is a condition of employment for this post.

Application forms/further details available from/return to:
Mrs Beth Brown, Admin Manager, Percy Main Primary School:
via email: beth.brown1@ntlp.org.uk. A paper application form can be collected from school or sent by post (stamped, addressed envelope required.

Closing date for applications Wednesday 14th April 2021 at 12 noon
Interviews will be held week beginning Monday 19th April 2021.