Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Date Posted: 16 Nov 2023
  1. School Caretaker
£13 - £16 per hour
  1. Long-term


Thirsk, North Yorkshire

Job Title: School Caretaker / Facilities Manager

Company: Tradewind Recruitment

Location: North Yorkshire

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 7.5 hours per day

Salary: £13 - £16 per hour

Duration: Immediate start, assignment until March 2024, with potential for extension

Job Description:

Tradewind Recruitment is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced School Caretaker / Facilities Manager for a secondary school site located in Thirsk. The role will start in January, offering a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a background in school facilities management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilities Management:Oversee the day-to-day operations of the school premises, ensuring a safe, clean, and functional environment for students, staff, and visitors.
  • Caretaking Duties:Undertake general caretaking tasks, including maintenance, repairs, and minor installations as required.
  • Security:Implement and maintain security procedures, ensuring the safety and security of the school site.
  • Health and Safety:Enforce health and safety regulations, conducting regular checks and inspections to maintain compliance.
  • Teamwork:Collaborate effectively with school staff and external contractors, fostering a positive and productive working environment.


  • Essential Experience:Previous experience in a similar role within a school environment is essential.
  • DBS Check:A valid DBS on the update service is required for this role.
  • Availability:Immediate availability to start work and commit to the assignment until March 2024.
  • References:Professional references will be requested and must be available upon request.

How to Apply:

If you meet the essential requirements and are passionate about creating a conducive learning environment for students, please submit your CV today!

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