Caretaker - Berry Pomeroy Primary School


This vacancy is now closed


Devon Norse represents the strategic partnership between Devon County Council and Norse Group for the delivery of commercial services to a developing portfolio of local clients and businesses.

Devon Norse work with Berry Pomeroy Primary School in Totnes where we currently have a vacancy for a Caretaker on a part time permanent basis. This position requires you to work late afternoon shifts, operating between 15:00 PM - 18:00 PM, Monday - Thursday & 15:00 PM - 19:00 PM, Friday

Your Responsibilities :

  • General site maintenance, including cleaning and minor repair works 
  • Site access, accountable for securing the site in the evening 
  • Testing building systems, including lighting, heating and alarms 
  • Storing and managing equipment and products needed for the role

Your Experience:

We are ideally looking for someone who has relevant experience in a previous role, either as a caretaker, site supervisor or cleaner. We would be happy to provide training and support if you do not have experience, but will be looking for you to demonstrate; 

  • Ability to carry out a variety of minor repair works 
  • A basic understanding of health and safety 
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Capable of carrying out duties to contractual standard and supervisor instruction

Our Offer:

All salaries for part-time positions are worked out pro-rata of the full-time equivalent salary shown in the advert, calculated on your contracted hours per week.

We can offer full training and support within the role, as well as the opportunity to develop within a national company. You will also benefit from an annual leave entitlement, pension scheme, and a variety of wider benefits.

Please read the attached Job Description to ensure you meet the criteria before applying.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for our successful candidate, payment will be met by the employer. Please click here for details of our DBS policy relating to the recruitment of ex-offenders.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we would advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Due to the high numbers of applications we receive for our vacancies, if you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the date you apply, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful for this position.