24 hours a week for 52 weeks of the year

Grade 3, Salary Point 3-4 (£18562 - £18933 FTE) Actual Salary £12040 - £12280


Woodlands Community Primary School are seeking a hardworking and committed individual who will be a key part of the school’s team, as Caretaker. The Caretaker will be have a range of responsibilities including opening and closing the premises, key holder services, attend to minor repairs/maintenance, topping up consumables and litter picking.

We are seeking someone with a meticulous eye for detail and a tenacious approach with a background in maintenance, health and safety or facilities management would be an advantage but not essential.

Key Requirements

The successful candidate will:

  • Be conscientious and hardworking

  • Be punctual and reliable

  • Have proven DIY skills

  • Be able to carry out basic maintenance

  • Take pride in maintaining high standards of cleanliness across the whole site

  • Be responsible for the day to day security of the site

  • Ensure that health and safety regulations are adhered to.

  • Have excellent communication skills.


    For an informal discussion or request an application pack please contact The School Office tel: 01827 429020 or email

    Woodlands Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and training.

    Closing date for applications: 1st October 2021 9am

    Shortlisting: 1st October 2021 9am

    Interviews will take place week commencing 4th October 2021

    Starting date is Monday 1st November or earlier if possible


    Community Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from Community Academies Trust vision and values.

    The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

    Community Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

    Community Academies Trust Company Registration No. 0747273-6


    Please complete the attached application and respond in writing or by email to:

    The Head Teacher (Mr J.Baker)

    The Woodlands Community Primary School

    Canning Road



    B77 3JX



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