Experienced School Caretaker

Birmingham, West Midlands
Date Posted:29 Mar 2021
  1. School Caretaker
£10 - £12 per hour
  1. Long-term

Experienced School Caretaker

Birmingham, West Midlands

The experienced facilities professional will pro-actively manage the security, care and availability of the school site, the building, furniture, fittings and equipment to ensure a satisfactory and safe physical environment for those who attend.

The school is a caring community, which strives to enable each person to realise their full potential spiritually, academically, personally and physically.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are conditional and subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.

For this role as a Caretaker, the school are seeking candidates who can:

*Communicate effectively with the facilities team to ensure projects are completed on time
*Carry out day-to-day maintenance and minor repairs
*Ensure the building and grounds are secure when not in use
*Open the building in the morning and lock it at the end of the day
*Ensure heating lighting and alarm systems are checked regularly to ensure they are operational
*Take responsibility for ordering equipment relevant to your role.
*Display knowledge and awareness of health and safety practices and policies, understand COSHH regulations, maintain records where required.
*Carry out tasks with a positive can-do attitude

The school is packed with talented and motivated people, creating a vibrant and successful team with excellent inter-personal and communications skills.

The school can offer you:

*A friendly and supportive team within a welcoming school environment;
*Ongoing professional development

The school is in South Birmingham

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 40 to be exact! That's 25 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a referral fee
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this School Caretaker role you will need to:
*Have Experience working within a school environment
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply' to be considered immediately for this Caretaker Position in South Birmingham. Or for more information about the role, contact Charlotte Clarke on 0121 643 3505 or email me on Charlotte.clarke@twrecruitment.com

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