We have a vacancy for a part time Caretaker

Job/Person Summary

At New Hinksey CE Primary school our environment and facilities are extremely important. We have spacious rooms, three playgrounds and 2 main buildings from the Victorian era. We are a team of friendly and dedicated staff who all work together to give our children and community the best.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ongoing maintenance of the building and grounds
  • Painting, decorating and repair
  • Upkeep of plants and trees; trimming, sweeping and weeding
  • Repair (within own capabilities)
  • Liaising and managing external contractors
  • Supporting the Headteacher with Health and safety requirements
  • Planning and carrying out work in a way that does not interfere with the smooth running of the school

The person we are looking for will be:

  • A practical person that enjoys being active and can manage the physical demands of the role.
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Responsible, trustworthy, hardworking and organised
  • Have high standards and pride in their work
  • Able to work independently and use their own initiative

Salary details: £12.53 per hour (grade 5), potential for additional hours during school holidays.  Contract type: Permanent Hours: 5 hours per week. Flexibility of when hours are worked is possible, such as two shifts of 2.5 hours.

Application Procedure

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.  To arrange a visit or find out more about the role, please contact our school office at office.3213@new-hinksey.oxon.sch.uk or call 01865 242169.

Please apply using Support Staff application form.