We are seeking to appoint a practical and well-motivated caretaker to work in our school.
Abbey Church of England Infant and Nursery School is an extremely friendly and welcoming environment for pupils, their families and staff. Our children, aged between 3 and 7 years of age, bring a wonderful amount of energy and enthusiasm to our school. They are bright, confident and eager to learn. We are inclusive and we strive to ensure that every child feels happy, valued and safe. We believe that through expert teaching and support all children can achieve to a very high standard.
•Be aware of and understand the Authority’s regulation, e.g. H&SAW and COSHH guidelines
• Literacy skills to complete forms and orders, write instructions, understand and follow H & S and COSHH instructions
•Numeracy skills to check goods, carry out stock control and undertake calculations
•Able to carry out procedures, routines and follow instructions Able to operate cleaning equipment, machinery and tools and undertake basic maintenance Have minor maintenance skills (eg plumbing, electrical, glazing, woodwork) to make safe.
•Understand basic administrative systems (lettings, time book, extra hours, maintenance hotline, ordering)
•Understand and be familiar with the layout and organisation of the school and its site.
•Display commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people
•Value and respect the views and needs of children Able to supervise and train premises staff, as appropriate
•Able to take initiative and be proactive
•Can solve straightforward problems, respond to unforeseen circumstances (eg hazards, accidents etc)
•Previous experience in caretaking or related field
Additional Information & How to Apply
Completed applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to Abbey C of E Infant & Nursery School, Aston Road, Nuneaton, CV11 5EL
Closing date: 10th September 2021
Interview date: TBC
If you would like to join our team we would love to hear from you.
Visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 02476 386101 or email email@example.com to arrange a time and date.
Abbey C of E Infant & Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.