Caretaker Vacancy

We are looking to appoint a hardworking, skilled, dependable and self-motivated individual to join our premises team.

We require someone who will contribute to the smooth running of the school by organising and undertaking the caretaking, maintenance, cleaning and security of the school site, equipment and grounds. The successful candidate will have caretaking or general maintenance skills together with a knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and procedures.

The ideal candidate would have a full, clean driving licence, as minibus driving will form part of the role. Willingness to attend call-outs outside of normal working hours is a requirement of this role. They will also be flexible in their approach, energetic and be keen to work as part of our school community.

Experience of a similar role within a school will be a significant advantage.

We can offer:

  • an ambitious, successful and vibrant place to work with great staff and children who deserve the very best
  • a genuine opportunity to make a difference
  • high-quality support to ensure that you are successful
  • the opportunity to work across a two-site school with excellent facilities

Application forms are available by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively can be downloaded below or collected from either school office.

Applications made by C.V. or from agencies will not be accepted.

Closing date for this post will be: Friday 5th June at 4pm

Interviews will follow for selected candidates

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Valence Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a comprehensive screening process, including a disclosure check, will be undertaken on all applications.