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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    4 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20,852.00 Annually (FTE) D1

Caretaker/Keyholder job summary

Aim and main purpose of the job (including but not limited to)  

·         To be responsible for the routine and non-routine (e.g., emergencies) opening and closing of the premises during evenings and weekends. To report trespass, theft or unauthorised parking of vehicles to the appropriate person   

  To be responsible for the heating and lighting of the premises including necessary frost precautions. To report system failures to the appropriate person.  

·         Undertake regular health and safety checks of buildings, grounds, fixtures and fittings, (including compliance with fire safety regulations) and equipment, in line with other schedules   

·         Undertake minor repairs to site, furniture and fittings (i.e., not requiring a craftsperson) and maintenance of the buildings and site   

·         Operate and regularly check systems such as heating, cooling, lighting and security (including CCTV and alarms).   

 T he ideal candidate will:  

·         Have experience within a school (desirable but not essential)  

·         Have hands on experience of a wide range of maintenance/janitorial functions  

·         Adhere to school local and national authority’s guidelines on Health and Safety  

·         Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as required   

·         Be able to demonstrate competencies in:   

Planning and organising work – ability to respond appropriately to deadlines and changing priorities    

·         Using initiative – within the scope of work, prioritising and finding solutions appropriately   

·         Working interdependently – independent decision making within the scope of responsibility and being part of a team working to deadlines   

·         Managing risks – awareness of obligations in relation to confidentiality, child protection (as based in schools) and health and safety.   

Please see the job description for further details   

Glebe Farm School is a new purpose-built all-through school, located in the new   development of Glebe Farm.   The school will have 1569 students when at full capacity.  

Glebe   Farm   School   is part   of   Inspiring   Futures through   Learning,   Multi-Academy   Trust.

We are excited to welcome applications  that     are able to deliver an exceptional 21 st   Century curriculum for all of our young people to a   high standard.

  Additionally, there is plenty opportunity for growth and CPD in the development of an ever-   growing   school.

The role will be primarily based at Glebe Farm School, Wavendon, Milton Keynes.  www.glebfarmschool.co.uk

As part of the Inspiring Futures through Learning Multi Academy Trust, successful   candidates will have full access to our staff benefits package, including a bespoke CPD   package, enhanced Maternity/Paternity/Adoption Leave, Employee Assistance Programme,   generous LGPS Pension. In addition, access to an Employee Benefits Scheme including   discount on gym memberships, cinema tickets, retail discounts, cycle to work scheme and   much more.

Our children and young people come from a wide range of backgrounds and so do our colleagues.  We aim to reflect and celebrate diversity in our workplace in order to create an inclusive culture that adds real value to our vision of inspiring the futures of us all through learning together.


Commitment to safeguarding

Glebe Farm School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; all staff are expected to share this commitment and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with previous employers, prior to interview. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check is required for all successful applicants.


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