Caretaker, Barking and Dagenham

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Riverside SchoolBarking and Dagenham

Date posted:
Start date: November 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: APT&C Scale 3 - £21,591 - £21-981
Contract term: Permanent

Required as soon as possible, a Caretaker to join an exciting new Secondary School which opened in 2012.  Riverside School serves the growing Barking Riverside community on the banks of the Thames in superb newly-built accommodation and is already fully-subscribed. 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: noon, Friday 25th October 2019

“Excellence for All” on Barking Riverside


  • To assist the Senior Caretaker in maintaining the Riverside Campus sites
  • To assist the Senior Caretaker in maintaining the security of both Premises
  • To assist the Senior Caretaker in ensuring the Health & safety and statutory compliance of all buildings are kept compliant
  • To assist the Senior Caretaker in monitoring the schools maintenance arrangements, including cleaning, grounds and repairs and carrying out cleaning/repair functions as required.
  • To work as a team across the campus sites covering leave, sickness, training when required, including covering the Senior Caretaker when absent.

The above duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive and the post holder may be required to carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required by the Headteacher within the grading level of the post and the competence of the post holder.

The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance 

Application forms can be found on the school website: 


More about Riverside School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Renwick Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 0FU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 203 946 5888
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Riverside School is a mixed, non-denominational secondary school with a sixth form. It is an academy located in Barking, Greater London.

Riverside opened as a new provision in September 2013, it currently has 750 students on roll and will eventually ...