Job Ref No. ECC3022-81S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: Scale 4
Position Start Date: 27/06/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 19/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 27th June 2024  

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We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Caretaker to join our schools. This is a unique opportunity to work between two schools (Dedham Church of England Primary School and St John's Church of England Primary School in Colchester) with flexible working. This is a permanent position for 20 hours per week for 43 weeks per year (term time +4 weeks). Holidays can be requested during term time or school holiday time.

We are looking for someone who will take pride in keeping our school buildings and grounds safe, smart, compliant and fit for providing a high-quality education for our children.

We would be delighted to hear from you if you are:

· Able to manage site security and be a key holder

· A good communicator and have good interpersonal skills

· Prepared to undertake relevant training required for your role

· Confident in general maintenance and have a range of practical trade or DIY skills, eg decorating, plumbing, basic carpentry

· Able to manage and replenish stock

· Able to liaise with contractors

· Able to demonstrate knowledge and experience of health and safety in the workplace, eg COSHH, safe manual handling practices etc

Start date as soon as possible. Actual salary £12391.43

If you think this is an opportunity for you, we would love to meet you. We can offer a friendly and warm environment in a school that celebrates each and every member of their community. Visits to our schools are warmly welcomed - please contact the office on 01206 322242 to arrange a viewing of the schools.

'Dedham C of E Primary School and St John's C of E Primary School are committed to safeguarding principles and promoting the welfare of children in our care and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Following safer recruitment procedures, the successful applicant will be appointed subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory references, online checks and medical clearance.'

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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Janice Barker
Parsons Field
Dedham, Colchester
Essex, CO7 6BZ
Telephone: 01206 322242

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