16 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Summer Term

  • Closing date

    3 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

SC4 -SC5 depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School is looking to appoint a Caretaker with skills to join our enthusiastic and friendly team. The individual will undertake responsibility for the supervision of the site, the maintenance and security of the buildings and the grounds which ensures that students have a comfortable, clean, safe and well maintained environment in which to work or otherwise use the school facilities.

The successful candidate will be sympathetic to the Catholic ethos of the school.

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children in its care. Successful candidates will be subjected to an enhanced DBS check (and Childcare Disqualification checks where necessary).

St Mary’s can offer the right candidate:

  • An opportunity to work alongside an enthusiastic and focused leadership team
  • A superb opportunity to be part of a diverse and dynamic school community
  • A pleasant a well-resourced working environment
  • A commitment to your Continuing Professional Development

The right candidates must possess:

  • Understanding of the role of Caretaking - Premises Officer
  • Experience of general repairs and maintenance
  • The ability to work on one’s own initiative and to have a good humoured enthusiastic approach to the role
  • An ability to have appropriate and positive relationships with children, staff, and parents valuing their diversity, and an understanding of the welfare and social needs of the pupils in the school
  • To have good written, IT and oral communication skills
  • The ability to appropriately follow instructions
  • To be familiar with and apply whole school policies, procedures and standards and be willing to implement them in a consistent manner
  • Knowledge and understanding of regular health & safety checks & procedures
  • To have excellent management and organisational skills of one’s own time
  • Supervise contractors

What the school offers its staff

St Mary’s can offer the right candidate:

  • An opportunity to work alongside an enthusiastic and focused leadership team
  • A superb opportunity to be part of a diverse and dynamic school community
  • A pleasant a well-resourced working environment
  • A commitment to your Continuing Professional Development
  • On site parking

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please complete the online application.

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About St Mary's Catholic Primary School ,Chiswick

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
208 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
02089945606

St Mary’s is a Catholic Primary school set in the heart of Chiswick, for girls and boys aged 3-11 years. Our children are motivated and love learning. Our parents and School Community are extremely supportive. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our dedicated and friendly team.

Arranging a visit to St Mary's Catholic Primary School ,Chiswick

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@stmarys.hounslow.sch.uk.

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