North Star 82⁰ is the primary provision of North Star Academy Trust, based in North Bristol, and specialising in supporting pupils experiencing Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties. We aim to be part of a joined-up provision offering our pupils the outstanding education they deserve.
We are seeking to recruit a reliable, enthusiastic and efficient Caretaker to be responsible for maintaining our school premises.
You will be required to work 30 hours per week, all year round. The shift pattern is 12 noon to 6 pm, Monday to Friday, but a degree of flexibility is necessary. Your main place of work will be at North Star 82°, but you may be required to work at other locations within the Trust. Actual salary will be £16615.95. You will entitled to 24 days holiday per annum, to be arranged by prior agreement, plus bank holidays.
The successful candidate will play a vital role in the smooth running of our school, with responsibility for ensuring our site is legally compliant, well maintained, safe and fit for purpose at all times. The main duties will be to co-ordinate the security of the school buildings, carry out a program of maintenance work and monitor the repair and maintenance work of contractors in order to maintain our school premises to a high standard. Ideally you will have some handyman experience in a similar role or are able to demonstrate the capability to carry out basic maintenance and DIY tasks, and an awareness of Health and Safety within the workplace.
The attached job description and person specification outline the main requirements of the role.
We can offer you:
- A friendly working environment
- An experienced, motivated and supportive staff team
- Training, where this is required to strengthen certain skill sets
Please contact the school if you would like to come and visit, or for any further information.
Interview Date: Week commencing 20 September 2021
The Trust Board and staff at the School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share in this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references
North Star Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references.