Part-time Caretaker

We seek a part-time caretaker for 25 hours a week to join our team (9.00am-2.30pm Monday-Friday) during school term time only (ie 40 weeks per year).  Hourly rate will be aligned to the School Caretakers’, Cleaners and Canteen Staff Collective Agreement.  The main responsibility will be to maintain and improve the school grounds with a particular emphasis on the garden areas. The position will also require a range of other tasks including recycling, occasional spot cleaning and minor maintenance work. 

The successful applicant will possess the following person specifications: 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills (an ability to relate to a range of people including children)
  • A passion for gardening
  • The ability to prioritise and show initiative
  • A desire to maintain high standards
  • A range of practical skills 
  • A commitment to recycling

Proposed Timeline:

  • Advertised Tuesday 4 May 
  • Applications Close 9am Friday 14 May
  • Interviews Monday 17 May
  • Position to commence the week starting Monday 24 May, or by negotiation 

Part-Time Caretaker Application Pack