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School Caretaker
  • Employer: Brierley Primary School
  • Reference: P/22/220351
  • Published: Thu 24/11/2022, 15:05 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 13/12/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 7.5 hours per week, 7.30am-9am daily
  • Salary: £20,092-£21,748 Grade 5 Pro Rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Mirion Street, Crewe , Cheshire

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School Caretaker

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic person to join the team here at Brierley! Sense of humour is a must as well as a great team work ethic.

Hours of work will be: (but are not limited to)

7.30am-9am Mon-Fri (7.5 hrs per week)

Your Duties will include:

  • Ensuring that all school facilities are in excellent and safe condition, with the highest possible standards of cleanliness for use by pupils, staff and visitors.
  • Site management and maintenance, repairs, grounds and contractors.
  • Complete statutory checks for legionella, asbestos, fire safety etc. as required.
  • Undertake care-taking duties on a daily basis. Including cleaning, playground checks and stocking bathrooms and classrooms.
  • Complete Health & Safety related checks daily, weekly and monthly as required.
  • To carry out duties in the most effective, efficient and economic manner available and to manage the school building budget.
  • To carry out routine maintenance and basic repairs during the school day and monitor major works during the school holidays.
  • Be required to manage the work of contractors on site and monitor services provided externally, such as cleaning and grounds maintenance.
  • You will also be responsible along with the School Business Manager, for the use of the school’s facilities out of school hours, including evenings and weekends- To carry out these important responsibilities the Site Manager will be on site throughout term time and holidays will be taken during school holidays.
  • The person appointed will have knowledge and skills relating to buildings maintenance and health and safety requirements in public buildings.
  • Experience and skills to carry out repairs and minor building work is essential.
  • Commitment and attention to detail are required in order to maintain high standards of cleanliness in a busy crowded environment.
  • Positive and supportive relationships with staff and children are essential
  • Be able to multi-task and provide a friendly service to all stakeholders.

The establishment is committed to safeguarding, ensuring the safety and welfare of young people. Employment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

All applicants MUST complete a Cheshire east application form prior to interview.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,092-£21,748 per year pro rata.

Job Types: Part-time


  • Company pension
  • Sick pay


  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work Location: One location