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Salary HC4 £17,391 pro rata per annum
Organisation Trinity Primary School
Hours Between 25 and 35 hours per week (negotiable)
Closing date 13 December 2018
Interview date(s) Starting 17th December

Job details

Start Date:                              7th January 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic - prepared to go the extra mile - caretaker. You must be physically capable of using relevant equipment, a good communicator and capable of completing basic forms and documents. You should be flexible in approach and display good customer skills, and have the ability to use your initiative. You should be able to work positively within a large team, and support the development of an assistant caretaker.

Trinity is a large city primary school in the north east of Hereford city. There are currently 630 pupils on roll. As you imagine, our site is a very busy one that needs a great deal of maintenance and care.

We would like to hear from you if you:

  • can work on your own initiative as well as being part of a team

  • have the ability to carry out straightforward DIY duties across the site

  • will demonstrate attention to detail, particularly with regard to the safety, cleanliness and security of the building

  • will maintain high levels of cleanliness throughout the site, and undertake cleaning duties as required

  • are prepared to clear paved areas and playgrounds, disinfect drains, clean gutters and empty bins, etc

  • will operate fire and burglar alarms and report any deficiencies

  • will receive deliveries and distribute around the school

  • Have a clean driving licence

  • Have access to a car.

Hours of work will be on a 2 shift pattern, and will be confirmed at interview. We will offer all training that is necessary to fulfil this role, and develop skills.

All vacancies that involve working with children will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at enhanced level.

If you have an interest in this post we would love to hear from you. Visits prior to application are most welcome.

For more information contact

For application form and person specification please contact

Beverley Smith

School Business Manager


Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.