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Caretaker – Non-residential

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 31/10/2016 12:00
£17,891 - £19,939
Hours per week:
37 hrs per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Hillcrest School East View Ave Cramlington Northumberland NE23 1DY
Post Number:

Job details 

Closing date:
31 Oct

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Hillcrest School, which caters for children aged 11-19 years with complex needs (SEMH, SLCN and ASD) requires a full time caretaker as soon as possible.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a proactive, trustworthy, enthusiastic and reliable caretaker. The ideal candidate will have experience of site management/caretaking in a previous role. A positive attitude, a willingness to work flexibly, and manage their time effectively is essential.

The caretaker will work in and around the school site/building to ensure the school is fit for purpose. Duties will include premises management, general maintenance, security of the buildings and site, ensuring inside and outside environment are well maintained – including the playing fields using grass cutting machinery, supervising the cleaning staff, hall preparation eg for lunchtimes/meetings and meet health and safety requirements. Duties will also include opening the school in the morning and locking the school at the end of the day. The school currently has lettings 2 days per week from 6:00pm – 8:00pm Tuesday/Wednesday. Hours of working day to be agreed with Senior Management of the School.

Please view our school website for further information.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

An enhanced CRB disclosure is required for this post.

Visits to the school are strongly advised and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Denise Atkinson, Office Manager – Dates available: 3:15pm Tues 18 October or 3:15pm 19 October

Further details and an application pack can be downloaded or by contacting denise.atkinson01@northumberland.gov.uk tel: 01670 713632

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 31 October 2016
Interviews: Friday 4 November 2016

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