37 hours a week – 09.30-17.00 • Term Time + 3 Weeks
Wellington Lions and Wellington Eagles Primary Academies are looking to recruit a Senior Caretaker. We are looking for a Caretaker who has a positive and proactive approach to work and a commitment to providing excellent customer service to join our friendly team who are helping to create an exceptional place of learning.
The Senior Caretaker is responsible for leading the school caretaker(s) in the day to day, medium and long term maintenance of the wellington Primaries, ensuring that they provide an appropriate safe and secure environment for the education of students and the safe, comfortable and effective work of all the staff, contractors and other visitors.
They will also lead the Primary Academies premises team to ensure the site is a safe and secure environment for all students, staff and visitors, ensuring it is in a good state of repair and appearance, including all buildings, facilities, roads, pathways, grounds and gardens.
Our successful candidate will have previous caretaking experience and be able to use their initiative to work independently, as well as part of the wider premises team, to ensure the upkeep of the site.
All applicants must apply using the Trust application form, available with more details from our website.
If you have any questions about the role, please contact the HR team.
Closing date: 9am, Monday 4 July
Interview date: TBC
Please note we do not accept CVs.
Wellington Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Please note any position that involves working with children requires a declaration if ALL convictions and cautions regardless of whether these are deemed as ‘spent’. An enhanced DBS check will be carried out before any employment commences.
References will be obtained before the interview, at the shortlisting stage, and will be used as part of the interview process. If previous employment has included working with children, then at least one reference must be from this employment, regardless of whether this is the current employer. Any gaps in employment must be detailed and an explanation provided in the relevant section.