School Caretaker – Solihull

Job Reference: 0000088353

Date Added: 22.11.16

School Caretaker
Solihull
GBP8-GBP10 per hour
Temporary/on-going

Aspire People are an established education agency that are looking to recruit an experienced School Caretaker to within a secondary school in Solihull from January 2017. The position is long term with the view of it becoming permanent for the right person.
You must have previous experience working within a school environment as a caretaker, or in a similar position in a different sector within maintenance. It is preferred that you have experience being a key holder, liaising with letting agents, dealing with alarm systems and general DIY maintenance skills.

This is a great opportunity for a talented School Caretaker to work alongside an extremely supportive site team within a fantastic school in Solihull.

All applicants will be required to hold a valid DBS certificate or willing to pay for a new application at the cost of GBP52.

Some of the duties that will be required are as follows:
* Carrying out security procedures for school buildings and grounds.
* Opening and closing of school premises, including gates, doors, windows, fire exits, etc, for the purpose of school use, lettings, out of school hours functions, maintenance and emergency services.
* Regularly checking the proper operation and function of alarms and fire equipment and ensuring emergency exits are not obstructed
* Liaising with the emergency services including calling out as required.
* Reporting acts of theft or vandalism
* General maintenance duties around the school including litter picking

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted if you meet the above requirements

Aspire people have a flexible and reliable approach to our schools and candidates and our consultants work around your requirements and objectives to ensure we find the right job for you. With the help of our experience, knowledge and contacts in local schools we can help you secure work, whether that is permanent, long term or short term contracts that you are looking for.

Aspire People are currently inundated with vacancies in the South Birmingham area so if you would like more information on current vacancies then please call James Kearney on 0121 314 3606 or send your C.V.

Aspire People Limited provides services as an Education Agency and an Education Employment Business. Aspire People is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects every candidate to share this commitment. Placements are subject, to appropriate Child Protection screening, including checks with former employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.