Caretaker - Prudhoe Castle First School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 10/09/2018 12:00
£12711 - £13109
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Prudhoe Castle First School, Prudhoe, Northumberland
Closing date:
10 Sep
Further Information

Prudhoe Castle First School
Castle Road, Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE42 6PH
Head Teacher: Mrs Tammy Allen
Telephone: 01661 833122

Caretaker required to start mid-September 2018 (or as soon as possible).
30 hours per week
(Monday – Friday split shift times of 7.30am – 9am, 11.40am – 1pm and 2.50pm – 6pm).
On-site, detached bungalow available with discounted occupancy charge.
Term Time + 21 days deep cleaning
Band 2
The Head Teacher and Governors of Prudhoe Castle First School are seeking to recruit a flexible, enthusiastic and reliable caretaker. Good communication, interpersonal and DIY skills are essential.

You will be responsible for the security and cleanliness of the premises, general maintenance work and repairs, health and safety issues relating to the building, cleaning and porterage duties. It is essential that you are capable of regular lifting and carrying of equipment, materials and furniture.

To work in our happy and friendly school, you must be positive, hardworking and have a strong commitment to high standards of cleanliness and take pride in your work environment.

Appropriate training will be given to support the right applicant.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and be successful against a range of other recruitment checks.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Application forms and further details are available to download from the North East Jobs website and should be returned via email to or by post to Prudhoe Castle First School, Castle Road, Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE42 6PH.

Closing Date: 3rd September at 12 noon. Interviews will take place week commencing 10th September 2018.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.