Assistant Caretaker

West Hatch High School, Chigwell

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Job Ref No. ECC5405-453 Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: TBC
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 15/03/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: tbc  

Job Description

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We are looking to appoint a dedicated and hard-working Assistant Caretaker to join our site team. The successful applicant must be enthusiastic and take pride in ensuring our school is clean, safe and functions well.

You will also be required to respond to incidents around the school on a daily basis such as cleaning up accidents and spillages.

You will be able to communicate effectively with a range of people including children, staff, parents, visitors and contractors and have a good health and safety awareness. You will be approachable, well-motivated and be able to work on your own initiative. You will have a good level of fitness due to the nature of the role.

Shift work will be required with some evening and weekend work.

Further details about this post and an Application Form are available by visiting our School website at

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Closing Date:Friday 15th March2024 at noon

Early applications are encouraged as we will review applications as we receive them; and applicants may be contacted before the closing date.

Information about the School

West Hatch is a thriving, heavily oversubscribed innovative school. Proud of its success with significantly above average results and recently rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted, we are always striving for improvement. We are keen to appoint individuals with a positive outlook and a proactive attitude – colleagues who enrich the lives of the learners and staff with whom they work.

We place great store on teacher development at all levels and offer a whole range of opportunities for colleagues to develop their leadership potential within and beyond West Hatch.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in the commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references.

Further details about this post and an Application Form are available by visiting our school website.

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.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Daniel Leonard
High Road, Chigwell
Essex, IG7 5BT
Telephone: 020 85048216