Caretaker

Wales/ permanent / £12 - 14 per hour

Job Title: Caretaker

Start Date: Immediate start

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £12-14 / hour

Shift Pattern: Split shift, 7am–10am & 2.30pm-630pm (35 hours/week)

Do you have experience in maintenance and repairs?

Are you adaptable to new and exciting opportunities?

Do you have an awareness of health & safety and security?

TeacherActive is proud to be working with a mainstream primary school based in Cardiff who are looking for a Caretaker to start ASAP. The school boasts a diverse learning community with a passion for developing all of its pupils and provides them with an exciting and fulfilling curriculum, showcasing high expectations for all learners.

The school’s site is large and ever-changing, requiring staff to adapt and work with speed and precision. As a Caretaker, you will be expected to work as part of an enthusiastic school staff to ensure general repairs and safety is of the utmost importance on school site. Additionally, you must be able to communicate clearly with site staff and cleaning staff on day-to-day basis.

The successful Caretaker will have:

  • Knowledge and experience of repairs and general maintenance work.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for giving instructions to contractors and support crews.
  • Organisation, multi-tasking and scheduling skills.
  • Awareness of the following: Inspecting the building, including heating, cooling, lighting and alarm systems to make sure they are in good working order.
  • Problem-solving skills for addressing safety and maintenance concern.

In return for the above you can expect to receive:

  • A dedicated team of consultants available 24/7 to help you with our easy onboarding process.
  • FREE CPD Courses and certificates as part of the My-Progression learning platform
  • TeacherActive referral scheme – Receive up to £100 upon successfully referring a friend to us *Ts & Cs apply*

All TeacherActive staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re always paying the correct levels of Tax and NI contributions, your take home pay is your take home pay, without the worry of messing around with any admin charges being taken from your hard-earned cash!

If you feel you meet the above outlined requirements for our Caretaker position and are interested in learning more, please click ‘APPLY NOW’ and an experienced member of our fantastic recruitment team will be in touch with you to discuss this rare and amazing opportunity further.

Email: [email protected]

Contact Number: 02920 099 9995

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.



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