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Caretaker Assistant Apprentice Black Firs Primary School

Maintain the security of school premises and contents – Job Holder deputies for Caretaker as a registered key holder. Ensure that lighting and heating systems are maintained in good working condition. Carry out cleaning of designated areas and monitor the cleaning carried out by contractors on a day to day basis.

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Closing date: 07 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £185.00

  • Working week

    Exact shifts to be confirmed upon an interview

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    05 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001774560

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Receive delivery of supplies, furniture and parcels into the school; ensure correct distribution to the appropriate department/classroom/teacher.
  • Liaise with contractors and monitor work being carried out by them.
  • Monitor cleaning of building and ensure work is carried out in accordance with the specification.
  • Undertake designated cleaning duties during term time and carry out cleaning operations during school closure periods. Maintain the grounds in a clean and tidy condition; remove accumulated internal and external waste, sweep the grounds using mechanical or other means.
  • Monitor the conditions of the school’s sanitary provisions for both staff and pupils. Ensure safe storage and use of cleaning materials, in accordance with the requirements of COSHH.
  • Check the heating installation daily during the heating season. Monitor the use of water, gas, oil and electricity.
  • Under the direction of the Caretaker, maintain general fire precautions and security at the school; unlocking and unlocking the school premises, setting and disarming security and fire alarm systems and other security measures, etc.
  • Notwithstanding the detail in this job description, the jobholder will undertake such work as may be determined as necessary by the Trust.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No previous experience is required, but evidence of an interest in this area is desirable
  • Candidate will need to be able to verbally communicate with colleagues, including teachers

Personal qualities

  • Hands on
  • Hard working
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications

A good standard of maths and English is desirable

Future prospects

Full time position for the right candidate after successful completion of apprenticeship


About the employer

We are a Primary School based in Congleton looking for a practical individual to join our team to assist in the day to day maintenance of the school.

Employer

Black Firs Primary School

Address

Longdown Road

Congleton

CW12 4QJ

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Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College

Contact

Maxim Business Training 01625410000 apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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