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Job Ref No. ECC2090-45S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Band 3 to mid point in the first instance
Position Start Date: 01/01/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/11/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: tbc  

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35hrs per week - Monday - Friday

Hours: 6:30am - 9:30am & 2:30pm - 18:30pm.

52.14 weeks per year (Annual leave must be taken during the school holidays)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and caring person to work as our Caretaker/Cleaner. This is a highly valued and responsible position and it is essential that the successful candidate can demonstrate the following qualities:

· A firm commitment to our school and its appearance and presentation

· Skilled in DIY to be able to make repairs, carry out general maintenance and decorating

· Energetic, pro-active and able to use your initiative

· Understanding and the implementation of Health and Safety and security procedures as required by legislation

· Able to supervise cleaning staff and liaise with contractors to include obtaining quotes for works etc.

· A good standard of written English/ICT skills will be required as accurate record keeping forms part of this role

Duties will also include locking and unlocking of the premises, being a primary key holder, attending call-outs, maintaining stocks of cleaning materials. Relevant training will be available.

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

Highfields Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearances, and references.

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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Hilary Cook
Colchester Road
Lawford, Manningtree
Essex, CO11 2BN
Telephone: 01206 392223

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