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CaretakerRef: DON/18/00023

Castle Academy,
Based at: Castle Academy
Salary details: Grade 5 £16,592 - £17,772  
Job details: 37 Hours, Full Time, Permanent
Closing date: 26 January 2018
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Castle Academy

Station Road



DN12 3DB

Reporting to: Head of Estates / Estates Team

Location of this position: Castle Academy / Doncaster Hub

Castle Academy is recruiting a Caretaker to join their team. Castle Academy serves 190 children between the ages of 4 and 11 and aims to provide a welcoming and supportive family atmosphere where self-esteem is nurtured and children are encouraged to offer and express their opinions. 

Reporting the Head of Estates and the Estates Team, the Caretaker will be responsible for the security of the academy premises, general maintenance of the building and also the cleaning of the premises, amongst other tasks. The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of buildings and estates, having previously managed buildings/grounds/facilities. They will also have experience of using IT systems, be able to work flexibly, will have experience of managing external contractors on site, will have the ability to prioritise their own workload and will be able to demonstrate high standards and expectations along with a can-do attitude. 

The successful candidate will be capable of working collaboratively with colleagues and will be willing to work flexibly across other schools within the Doncaster hub of Academies. 

We welcome all applicants who meet the criteria in the accompanying recruitment pack to apply for this role at our friendly and welcoming academy. Please submit and Astrea Academy Trust application form for this role – please note that submitted Doncaster Council application forms may unfortunately be rejected. To find out more please contact Vicki Russell at recruitment@astreaacademytrust.org 

Closing date: 26th January 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

We are committed to the equality of opportunity in the services provided to customers and all aspects of employment. We warmly welcome applications from all sectors of the community. Our recruitment policies, procedures and practices enable all applicants to be considered on merit and ability to do the job. We will make reasonable adjustments, in line with the Equality Act, for disabled applicants if these are needed. To find out more about Doncaster Council, please visit http://www.doncaster.gov.uk

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