Caretaker, Cheshire West and Chester

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The Ellesmere Port Church of England CollegeCheshire West and Chester
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Start date: Required to start as soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: (Pro-rata salary equating to £12,449 - £12,953) Grade 4, Spinal Column Point 4 – 6
Contract term: Permanent

The Ellesmere Port Church of England College is a secondary school with an ethos based on Anglican beliefs where we welcome students from all faiths. 

We are a part of the Frank Field Education Trust and work collaboratively with the others in our FFET family, allowing our students and staff many opportunities to develop themselves.  This is embodied in the FFET and College vision: Social Justice through Excellence in Education.

We have a modern, state of the art building, which uses new technologies, ensuring that we are able to prepare all our students for the challenges of the future.

The Ellesmere Port C of E College is looking to appoint a Caretaker to ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the College, including maintenance/repair of the site, site security, cleaning of designated areas and porterage duties.

To be successful in this role you will be experienced in DIY/practical skills, in order to undertake general repairs and improvements, to ensure high standards are maintained. 

You should be flexible, proactive, and able to use your initiative and prioritise your workload in order to maintain the building and site to the expected high standards 

Experience of working in an educational environment, and a health and safety qualification, would be desirable, but is not essential.

Please note that this role involves being part of an on-call system, on a rota, to deal with any issues outside of school hours.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dedicated staff to champion the College’s development and to be part of our challenging, but rewarding, journey towards improvement.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 19th September 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews to be held week commencing Monday 23rd September 2019

For further information, and an application pack, please visit:

Completed application forms should be emailed to: 

The Ellesmere Port Church of England College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of age, sex, race or disability.

Social Justice through Excellence in Education

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