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Job Ref No. ECC3811-49S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Actual £11,258-£11,447 (Pay Rise pending)
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 26/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: Wednesday 26th June 2024 Shortlisting Starts:  26/06/2024

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Required - Permanently from September 2024

Local Government Scale 4 Points 6-7 (£21,968-£22,369 FTE - Pay Rise Pending)

Actual Salary £11,258-£11,447

20 hours per week / 39 weeks per year (1 week to be worked across the school holidays)

Working Hours: 8.30am-12.30pm

An opportunity has arisen for the position of School Caretaker at St Francis Catholic Primary School in Maldon, CM9 6HN.

The successful candidate will work within a small team under the direction of the School Business Manager in all aspects of caretaking and site maintenance duties. They will need to be enthusiastic, friendly, highly motivated and flexible with general building maintenance, carpentry, and caretaking skills. The role will also entail consultation with various stakeholders including contractors and tradesmen. Previous experience of basic health & safety is essential. Duties will include general cleaning, dealing with spillages, blockages, locking and unlocking the sites and any ad-hoc duties as required. Full driving licence and use of own car is essential as you may be required to attend the school site outside of normal hours. Previous experience of basic health & safety is essential.

Christ The King Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check by the DBS. All applications must be submitted on the school's support staff application form and all sections must be completed in full. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

You will also need to support the aims and ethos of our Catholic school.

Closing date: Wednesday 26th June 2024 noon

Interviews: Week commencing 1st July 2024

Information about the School

We are a Federation of two schools, St. Francis, Maldon and St. Joseph's, South Woodham Ferrers. We are a forward-thinking Federation committed to high standards for all our children. The vast majority of our teachers are experienced and staff turn over is low. Our teachers provide support and challenge to develop independence in a safe, enjoyable and caring environment.

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promote the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A disclosure and barring service certificate will be required for all posts. The post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our prevent duty.

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

Elizabeth Chapman
St Francis Catholic Primary School
London Road, Maldon
Essex, CM9 6HN
Telephone: 01621 856698

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