Assistant Caretaker for The Alderton Infant and Junior Schools

The Alderton Infant School, Loughton

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Job Ref No. ECC2483-58S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 3
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 12/10/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: 20 October  

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32 hours per week - 7:30am start

Pro rata - FTE £19,300 including Fringe(annual salary increase pending)

1 Year Fixed Term Contract

We are seeking a hardworking, organised and proactive Assistant Caretaker to join our extensive site and friendly schools. It is essential that the successful candidate is able to liaise with our Site Manager. We are looking for someone who is or can be:

  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Keyholder including locking and unlocking
  • Has a sense of pride in the job and our beautiful site
  • Enthusiastic with a "can do" attitude
  • A good communicator and work well in our friendly team
  • Professional, with a respectful attitude
  • Flexible and able to manage time and workload effectively
  • Has good reading and writing skillls
  • Able to "roll up their sleeves" and get involved in day to day general maintenance, care of the site, porterage, DIY, decorating and cleaning
  • A clear understanding of health and safety and site security requirements
  • Willingness to work additional hours eg to cover fund raising events, parent evenings and goernor meetings

Can respect confidentiality of parents, staff and children

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children in our care and expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is therefore subject to an enhanced DBS check and medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Online applications only.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Sharon Dalby
Alderton Hall Lane, Loughton
Essex, IG10 3HE
Telephone: 020 85087168

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