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Caretaker

Up to £29260.00 per annum
 
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Nic David Trainee Consultant - Estates & Facilities

Job Description

Job Title: Caretaker

Location: Ashford, Surrey TW15

Hours: 37.5 hours a week

Salary: £29,260

An amazing private school is seeking a dedicated Caretaker to join their team. The successful candidate will assist the Estates Manager in maintaining a safe, secure, and well-maintained school environment. This role is crucial in ensuring that our school remains an excellent learning environment for students and staff.

Key Responsibilities:
* Support the Estates Manager in health and safety compliance, maintenance, and repairs.
* Act as Fire Officer and manage site security.
* Conduct regular site checks and take corrective actions as needed.
* Complete risk assessments and manage corrective actions.
* Maintain and repair equipment and facilities, including heating, electrical, and water systems.
* Oversee the cleanliness and maintenance of school grounds.
* Provide support for out-of-hours activities and emergency situations.
* Perform routine painting and maintenance tasks.

Personal Specification:
* Ability to relate well to people and maintain an even temperament.
* Clean driving licence with D1 licence or willing to obtain (school will cover the cost)
* Ability to handle moderate to heavy lifting.
* Flexibility, adaptability, and willingness to work outside normal hours.
* Understanding of school operations.
* Team-oriented with a positive attitude and commitment to the school's vision.

Qualifications and Experience:
* First Aid training or willingness to be trained.
* Knowledge of basic health and safety at work requirements.
* Proven DIY skills and competence with hand tools; skilled tradesman preferred.
* Experience with painting and general repair work.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply now. We regularly recruit for Caretaker so even if this role is not suitable for you, we encourage you to register with us to be notified of future opportunities.

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