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Caretaker Vacancy

Eden Park Primary & Nursery School, Brixham

Caretaker Vacancy - Permanent full time Position

Salary: Grade D – points 5 to 6:  £10.00 to £10.21 per hour

Hours: 37 hours per week/all year round contract

Eden Park Primary & Nursery School in Brixham, has an exciting opportunity for a full time Caretaker to join our school team.  The post is to commence at the beginning of November 2021 or as soon as possible after this date.

The main responsibilities of the post include the opening and closing of the site each day (so will require a split shift working pattern), site security and general maintenance and repair tasks. The main work base will be at Eden Park but the postholder will also be required to work across the other schools in the Trust to cover absence of other members of the premises team and during the school holidays to undertake general improvement tasks.

The successful postholder will:

  • Have excellent communication skills;
  • Enjoy working as part of a team;
  • Be highly organised and works well under pressure;
  • Have proficient maintenance skills;
  • Ability to travel according to the needs of the job, with reasonable adjustments, if required, according to the Disability Discrimination Act;
  • Be hardworking, efficient and energetic.

Visits to have a tour of the school and to meet the Facilities Manager are warmly welcomed. Please contact the Eden Park School office on 01803 854011 to arrange a convenient appointment.

Please visit the ‘Vacancies’ section of our website: for further information and a downloadable application form.

Completed application forms to be emailed to: by the closing time of 09:00am on Monday, 27 September 2021.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.