Federation Caretaker - Ref: TV32617

7 days left

Location
Blue Coat Church of England (Aided) Infant & Junior School Federation
Salary
£19,430 - £22,658 pro rata to hours worked (Actual £15,754- £18,371)
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
29 Sep 2017
Job Ref
WCED000000724
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
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Blue Coat Church of England Infant and Junior Schools Federation

The Governors wish to appoint a Federation Caretaker as soon as possible.

Blue Coat Infant and Junior Schools serve a multi-cultural community. Both schools have a strong commitment to high standards and a caring Christian ethos.

Federation Caretaker Grade 5 £19,430 - £22,658 pro rata to hours worked (Actual £15,754- £18,371)

30 hours per week – whole year
Rotating shift pattern - Monday – Thursday within the period – 6.30 am – 6.30 pm
Friday within the period 6.30 am – 6 pm

Governors are seeking to appoint, as soon as possible, a reliable and practical individual with a “can do” attitude to work across the Federation sites. Some previous experience of working within a School environment would be preferable. However, this is not essential as training will be provided. The successful candidate will support the Head of Business Strategy and Federation Site Manger to provide a safe and effective learning environment which operates efficiently. Responsibilities cover general caretaking duties including opening and closing the premises, basic maintenance and repairs, waste management, emergency call outs and health and safety checks. Duties will also include ensuring a high standard of cleanliness and security is maintained to support and safeguard the welfare of all persons using the Federation premises.

The successful candidate will need to be fit and able to cope with physically challenging duties and have good communication skills and be ready to deal with a variety of situations. The site team need to work flexibly to cover holidays or absence within the team. There may be a requirement to undertake training to keep abreast of current requirements.


This is a part time, whole year, post and the successful candidate will be expected to work a rotating shift pattern Monday to Thursday – 6.30 am – 6.30 pm and Friday 6.30 am – 6 pm. Holidays are to be taken during school holiday periods. Please note this is a 30 hour full year contract. Additional hours may become available elsewhere within the Federation undertaking other duties.

At interview, candidates will be asked for photo identification and proof of qualifications. The Appointment is subject to DBS enhanced clearance plus 2 suitable professional references. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We welcome applicants regardless of gender, age, ethnicity or religion.

Application forms (which can be made available electronically) and further details are available from Mrs K Baker, Federation Finance Officer, Blue Coat C. E.(A) Junior School, Springhill Road, Walsall, WS1 2LP Telephone -01922 720921, Fax- 01922 640013. Email: kbaker@bluecoatfederation.co.uk

Last Date for receipt of completed application: 12 noon Friday 29 September 2017.