School Caretaker


MT CT 705221


Caretakers, Education, Estates Manager, Facilities Managers, Other, Premises Officers /Managers, Primary School


£18,500 to £20,000 Per Annum


+ Bens



Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Education sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a School Caretaker / Handyperson /Premises Officer to join and look after a lovely school based in Dartford, Kent.

School Caretaker / Handyperson / Premises Officer’s Core Duties

  • Assist with the security of the school's buildings and grounds
  • Assist with f the school's heating systems
  • General porterage duties including movement of furniture and equipment within the school
  • Daily and periodic cleaning of designated areas of the school and the security of the building and grounds according to schedule of work
  • Handyperson duties which may include:
  • minor repairs to furniture and fixtures
  • minor plumbing tasks
  • decorating tasks
  • Supervision of cleaning staff or monitoring of and liaison with contract cleaning staff (as appropriate)
  • Liaison with contractors and ensuring that they work in accordance with their agreed schedule of works and within health and safety guidelines
  • Carrying out the annual cycle of portable electrical appliance testing
  • Carrying out legionella checks of the water systems
  • Such other duties which may arise from the use of the premises
  • Contribute to a working environment which supports equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practice.

School Caretaker / Handyperson /Premises Officer’s Skills required

  • Experience of working in school or similar environment, would be useful
  • Portable Appliance Testing training, would be useful, full training will be given
  • Awareness of the requirements of health and safety legislation and good practice relevant to the duties of the post.
  • General DIY and painting and decorating skills.
  • Experience using domestic power tools for appropriate repair and maintenance tasks
  • Hold a (DBS) check, preferably on the update service.

Are you enthusiastic about the School Caretaker / Handyperson /Premises Officer job? Send us your CV in word format today