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Caretaker

Job information
Salary £4,947.65 - £5,211.66 Pro rata
Organisation Gorsley Goffs Primary School
Location Gorsley, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7SE
Hours 10 hours per week plus an additional 100 hours for the year
Closing date 11.55 pm on 8 May 2018
Interview date(s) Thursday 10th May 2018

Job details

To start as soon as possible.

Following the federation of Lea and Gorsley Goffs the school seeks to appoint a caretaker to work alongside the caretaker at Lea CE Primary School to help maintain the schools facilities and to ensure that the buildings and grounds are kept to the highest standards. The successful candidate will be able to work as part of the team, to provide a safe and stimulating environment for all, and to be able to undertake caretaking/handyperson duties for the school.

The school is situated in a rural location just off the M50 between Ross-on-Wye and Newent.

The school offers:

  • Very friendly, motivated, committed and caring team.

  • Very supportive governors and parents.

  • A successful school, well-resourced and set in beautiful grounds.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have experience of handyman duties and preferably supervising the work of others.

  • Have an awareness of health and safety issues.

  • Have an attention to detail, particularly in relation to the security of the building.

  • A commitment to providing a clean and pleasant environment for pupils and staff.

  • Be healthy, in order to carry out the active duties that this post demands.

  • Contribute to the ethos, high expectations and values of the school.

  • Have the necessary skills and qualities needed to work in our friendly and enthusiastic team.

  • Have the ability to attend ‘call-outs’ as specified by the head teacher.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to an enhances Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For more information contact

For further information, to request an application pack and to arrange a visit, please contact the school.

 Headteacher: Diana Atkinson
Phone: 01989 720321
Email: admin@gorsleygoffs.hereford.sch.uk
Fax: 01989 720587


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