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  • Location

    Canvey Island, Essex

  • Sector:

    Skilled Trades & Labour

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  • Contact:

    Hayley Laurance

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months +

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Are you looking for a new, full time position as a Caretaker?

1st Step Solutions have an exciting opportunity for an experienced School Caretaker in Canvey Island. We require a School Caretaker in Canvey Island for a long-term contract.

As a School Caretaker in Canvey Island you will need to have previous experience in a school setting and ideally hold an Enhanced DBS Check or be willing to undertake a new check.

The hours for the role vary week on week;
Week 1 - 0600 - 1500
Week 2 - 1000 - 1900
Week 3 - 0600 - 1500
Week 4 - 1000 - 1900
And so on

Duties include but are not limited to;
Assisting the Premises Manager in the Caretaking within the school
Complying with all statutory and regulatory requirements, including Health and Safety Legislations
Carry out both planned and reactive maintenance
Operation of Heating Plant
Ensure that all areas within the confines of the site are free from litter and that all drains and gullies are free flowing and clean.
Ensure that all caretaking equipment is in a safe and working condition and report any faults to line management and helpdesk.
The routine and non-routine opening of premises and grounds. Responding to calls outside normal working hours as a result of break-ins etc. and/or the setting off of the burglar alarm(s)

We are looking for someone who has;
Experience of School Caretaking
Experience of Building Maintenance
Good Knowledge of H&S (IOSH)
General Computer Skills

Job Summary:
Job Title | School Care Taker
Location | Canvey Island, Essex
Duration | 4 Months +
Start Date | ASAP
Rate | £10.42 PAYE

To apply for the role of School Caretaker in Canvey Island, you will be required to provide recent references confirming similar duties as a School Caretaker in Canvey Island and proof of your right to work in the UK.

Please apply online or call the South East Trades Team for further information.