Horizon Multi Academy Trust are looking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated Caretaker to support the headteacher by ensuring our school building remains secure, safe and well maintained for all our staff and pupils.  

Grade D (FTE £21,575-£25,410)

Widewell – 25 hours a week, 52 weeks a year 

Hours can be agreed between during the interview process.  Some early morning/evening work will be expected. 

Duties will include: 

  • To carry out maintenance and repair duties including painting and decorating, to a high standard 
  • Ensure all property and compliance checks are completed 
  • Keyholder responsibilities including call out in emergencies and locking and unlocking routines 
  • To work with and support lettings customers where appropriate 
  • In line with the grading of this post, it is expected that this will be a proactive role with regard to maintenance etc and that professional development / training will take place to ensure competence in related areas to allow a reasonable level of autonomy within appropriate limitations 
  • To be aware of Health and Safety regulations and report any issues 
  • Portering, including the moving of furniture and equipment where required 
  • Supporting and assisting school staff with provision of required equipment, i.e. tables, chairs, flip charts etc. 
  • To oversee cleaning staff and the ensure the cleanliness of the school is maintained to a high standard 

To apply, please complete an application form and return to Anna Pearce at office@horizonmat.com. For any questions, please contact Anna Pearce on 01752 770962. 

The trust is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.   

Closing date: 17th April 2023 

Start date: asap