School Caretaker

Education World Ltd

1 available positions




School Caretaker

Location: Gateshead (NE8)

Hours: Full-time or Part-time (School is flexible on hours)

Are you a dedicated individual looking for an opportunity to contribute to the smooth operation of a school environment? A school in Gateshead are currently seeking a reliable and proactive Caretaker to join their team ASAP - ongoing. The school is flexible on hours and willing to accommodate the right candidate's schedule.

Preferred Hours:

  1. Part-time Option 1: 20 hours per week - 2pm to 6pm every afternoon.
  2. Part-time Option 2: 20 hours per week - 7:30am to 11:30am every morning.
  3. Full-time Option 1: Split shift (mornings and afternoons to be arranged).
  4. Full-time Option 2: 9am to 5pm.


  • Ensuring the school premises are clean, safe, and well-maintained.
  • Opening and closing the school buildings as required.
  • Carrying out minor repairs and maintenance tasks.
  • Overseeing security procedures and monitoring access to the premises.
  • Assisting with setting up for events and activities as needed.
  • Performing routine inspections to identify any health and safety hazards.
  • Responding promptly to any emergencies or incidents on the premises.


  • Previous experience in a caretaking or facilities management role preferred but not essential.
  • Strong attention to detail and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work independently.
  • Flexibility to work varying hours based on the school's needs.
  • A commitment to maintaining a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for students, staff, and visitors.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and hours worked.
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative school environment.
  • Flexible hours to accommodate work-life balance.

If you are a reliable and hardworking individual with a passion for ensuring the smooth running of a school environment, we would love to hear from you.