Caretaker and Cleaner, East Sussex

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

College Central EastbourneEast Sussex

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Starting salary from £11,560 p.a.
Contract term: Permanent

Caretaker 1/Assistant Caretaker and Cleaner

College Central - Hastings Site (TN38)


25 hours per week as follows:

Caretaker 1/Assistant Caretaker at 10 hours per week, 52 weeks per year;

Cleaner at 15 hours per week, 50.83 weeks per year

Pro-rata salary starting from £11,560 p.a.

College Central, as part of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust, is a ‘Good’ alternative provision school providing specialised education to young people with complex Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH). College Central has 3 sites across East Sussex, Eastbourne, Hastings and Bexhill-on-Sea.

We are looking to recruit for a Caretaker 1/Assistant Caretaker PLUS Cleaner, at our Hastings site, which is shared with New Horizons School, Tile Barn Road TN38. The main responsibility for the post is to provide an effective caretaking and cleaning service for the school, supporting the Site Manager/Principal.

The ideal candidate would have some cleaning experience and the ability to work unsupervised. Previous DIY experience and decorating skills would be an advantage. The caretaking responsibilities will also include site security locking/unlocking and securing the premises. This post requires a good degree of physically fitness as some grounds maintenance and general maintenance tasks are involved. The successful applicant will also be required to complete some Health and safety training and any other relevant training.

The contracted hours are Monday to Friday, 14.00pm to 19.00pm, during term time; you will be expected to work during the school holidays, with your hours and annual leave to be agreed by the Site Manager/Principal. This role may also require working in various buildings or school sites and therefore, the ideal candidate will need to have a degree of flexibility in their working hours and schedule, as well as the advantage of holding a full driving licence.

The successful candidate will join a highly dedicated and professional staff team and be part of a supportive working and learning environment, where your professional development is highly valued.

For an application pack, please visit the vacancy section of SABDEN's website here: 

Closing date for completed applications is by midday, Monday 21st October 2019

Please send completed applications to 

Please note we do not accept CVs

For further information about College Central, please visit the school's profile page by clicking here .

Please note this position is for College Central's Hastings Site.

The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).

More about College Central Eastbourne
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Address: 124 Brodrick Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9RB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1323 500005