Motcombe School is a special place where children happily play and learn in a wonderful environment supported by exceptional staff who are proud to be part of the Motcombe family.

We are looking to recruit a Caretaker to join our valued staff team.

The Caretaker plays an important part in school life, and the successful applicant will have a sense of pride in helping us maintain the environment to a high standard so as to reflect the high standards that are set for all individuals in our school. Being friendly, proactive and efficient is essential. In return we can offer training, support and professional.

The post holder will be a key holder, this involves the opening and locking of the school as well as carrying out and recording essential H&S checks. They will also undertake general maintenance of school and grounds such as painting and gardening, basic DIY such as putting up shelves, moving furniture, etc., ensuring all services meet with legislative and best practice guidelines.

This is a wide-ranging and varied role – you will never be bored! The post is for 37 hours per week. These hours are ideally through a split shift pattern but can be open to discussion depending on the successful candidate.

The post is to start in May. The post offers an opportunity for both – professional and personal growth. If you are enthusiastic, self-motivated, pro-active, flexible, organised and a good team player then please apply, we are looking forward to meeting you!

Salary: £18,933 – £19,312
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 18 March (noon)
Interview Date: Tuesday 22 March

Visits to the school prior to applying are welcomed.  Please download an application pack below.