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Caretaker/General Maintenance WorkerRef: DON/17/00233

Hall Cross Academy,
Based at: Hall Cross Academy
Salary details: £16,491 - £17,772 
Job details: 37 Hours, Full Time, Permanent
Closing date: 02 May 2017
Interview date:
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Hall Cross Academy is a large ‘good’ 11-18 comprehensive school based on two sites within Doncaster.  The Academy caters for 2,000 students, including over 500 in the sixth form.  This makes us one of the largest schools in England. 

Our focus at Hall Cross is on pupil wellbeing, personalised curriculum offer and academic progress.  Pupils are supported and encouraged to achieve their full potential.  We are committed to improvement and development and strive to achieve outstanding status. 


Full Time (split shifts plus overtime) 

We are looking to appoint a hardworking, conscientious person who will fill a key role at the Academy by ensuring that all buildings are available, accessible and suitable for the use of students, staff and visitors.   You will join our dedicated premises team on the Academy’s Thorne Road site filling a crucial role by ensuring that there is a safe, clean and welcoming environment at Hall Cross. 

Shift pattern duties will include the opening and securing of premises, ensuring rooms are prepared for use, dealing with deliveries, ensuring Academy facilities and utilities are in good working order.  You will be expected to carry out minor maintenance and repairs as required so some knowledge of carpentry, painting and plumbing would be an advantage.

The successful applicant will be organised, have the ability to be adaptable and work well within a team whilst being able to use their own initiative when necessary. 

Please note that a CV alone is not acceptable; you must fully complete Hall Cross application form to be considered for the post.  Feedback will only be given at interview level, not on application forms.   All appointments are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references. 

Application forms should be returned to: 

Nichola Bradbury

Personnel Manager

Hall Cross Academy

Thorne Road


DN1 2HY 

or emailed to: nbr@hallcrossacademy.co.uk 

Hall Cross Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. 

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 2nd May 2017 at 9 a.m.

Interviews will take place w/c 8th May 2017

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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