This job expired on 15 April 2024

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade D, point 8-12 between £24,702 and £26,421

What skills and experience we're looking for

Person Specification

Please apply if you are…

  • Well organised with high standards and excellent attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic, positive, friendly, reliable, honest and hard-working
  • Able to manage and prioritise a varied workload and use your own initiative
  • Committed to ensuring equality standards
  • Committed to improving yourself through reflection and training

Main Duties

  • Unlocking and locking school sites / site security
  • General maintenance
  • Health and Safety
  • Cleaning specific areas

What the school offers its staff

Stoke Hill Federation is a thriving, popular and busy Federation that operates across two schools, our Infant School and our Junior School.

Stoke Hill Vision:

“We work together to make Stoke Hill a great place to learn, work and play”

We currently have a vacancy for a caretaker based at our Junior School site. We are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable and committed person to assist in the care for the buildings and premises. You will be part of a team ensuring a safe, clean and well-maintained school environment for all staff and children, working under the direction of the Premises Operations Manager. The ability to complete physical work and be able to use tools to complete minor maintenance tasks is essential. A trade qualification would be desirable. Work will be both inside or outside dependant on the task and although based at the Junior School, this role requires you to work across both sites.

This role could develop into a more senior site management role for the right candidate.

Please see job description for further details.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow full safer recruitment procedures, and this role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure. Please note shortlisted candidates are required to complete a disclosure form and we will seek references at this stage. Our safeguarding and child protection policy is available on our website.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

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About Stoke Hill Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
354 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01392 667830

We are a happy, busy federation with a vibrant multicultural dimension and inspiring outdoor environments. Our children are delightful, full of fun and with so much potential. Our staff are a great team of people who work together to support one another to achieve the very best for the children.

Arranging a visit to Stoke Hill Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email melissa.barton@stokehill.devon.sch.uk.

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