Assistant Caretaker Part Time

Posted: 11.04.2018    Closes: 18.04.2018    Interview Date: Asap

About the Job

Part Time, Temporary Assistant Caretaker
Grade 5
Term Time Plus 5 Days
(21 hours per week 
– Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 7.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, conscientious, highly motivated and capable Assistant Caretaker to play a key role in the maintenance and development of our school.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to become part of a friendly, hard- working and committed team.

Previous experience would be beneficial but training will be provided. The successful candidate’s duties would include:

  • Lock and unlock the school and carry out security checks on the building.
  • Supporting the maintenance of property and grounds including liaising with school staff and external contractors.
  • Be a key holder and attend call outs if necessary.
  • Monitor site stock and order supplies.
  • Experience of DIY and ability to carry out minor repairs, general maintenance and decorating competently.
  • Willingness to attend training courses
  • Undertake cleaning duties

This is a part-time, temporary role until 31 December 2018.

The closing date: 

Applications to be returned for the attention of Fiona Sharp by 9.00 a.m. on Wednesday 18th April 2018.

How to apply:

You may submit your completed application form via the quick apply button along with your covering letter.

For further details or to arrange a visit, please contact Fiona Sharp, PA to the Headteacher on 01924 469549 or email (please note the school is closed for the Easter break from 30 March and reopens on 16 April 2018).

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

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  • Location: Dewsbury
  • Start Date: 18.04.2018
  • Job Type: Part Time
  • Salary : Grade 5

The Employer

Westborough High School

Westborough High School

Stockhill Street, Off Oxford Road, Dewsbury, WF13 2JE, England

t: 01924 469 549

Westborough High School is an 11- 16 High School with a roll of approximately 1100 students. It has a proud history having opened in 1961 as a technical school and transforming into the High School in 1970. We are a cooperative Trust with key Educational institutions in and around Huddersfield.
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