Resident Caretaker

RG4 (SCP 21–28) (£10.65–£13.20 per hour) tbc depending on experience.
Full-time, 37 hours per week. Permanent.
Required as soon as possible.
Closing date: noon, Thursday 28 February 2019.

Wilson Primary School is a beautiful Victorian school which has benefited from a renovation and expansion programme in 2013. We are looking for a caretaker who will continue to maintain the condition of the school, ensuring a safe, clean and amazing environment for children to learn, staff to work and people to visit.

We can offer you:

  • Dedicated and supportive staff
  • A positive, caring and forward thinking atmosphere
  • Supportive parents and governors
  • An active role in contributing to the shared vision of the school
  • Opportunities for self-development
  • A caretaker’s residence adjacent to the school site and a well-stocked workshop.

You should have:

  • Experience of premises management, specifically with regards to health and safety, security and legal requirements
  • Good practical and general DIY skills
  • Good IT skills and the ability to problem solve
  • Ability to work with external contractors and manage holiday and term time maintenance works
  • Good organisational and prioritisation skills, flexible and with a willingness to work out-of-hours as required
  • A proactive and positive person who can build good working relationships and be part of a dedicated team.

Closing date: Noon, Thursday 28 February 2019.
Interviews: w/c 4 March 2019.

For further information and application form for this position, please see the website

Completed forms must be received by the closing date.

Please do not send a CV. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfareof children and young people, and expectsall staff and volunteers to share thiscommitment. This positionrequires an enhancedDBS check. This post isexempt from section 4(2)of the rehabilitation ofOffenders Act 1974.

Wilson Primary School

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Wilson Primary School
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