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Dame Alice Owen's SchoolHertfordshire

37 hours per week, hours to be agreed

The Governing Body of this highly successful, partially selective, mixed school invites applications for the post of a full-time Caretaker. Our Facilities team consists of four caretakers and one groundsman, headed up by our very experienced Premises Manager. 

The team is responsible for the maintenance of all areas of our 35-acre site, including all our buildings and the facilities inside. It is a very busy and well-respected team and they ensure the smooth running of all our facilities so that the teaching and learning within the school continues uninterrupted. The team is also responsible for supervising our evenings and weekend lets, and our caretaking staff work on a shift rota to ensure all our lettings and school core hours are covered. One of our caretakers has recently retired, creating this full-time vacancy on our team. We are looking for an individual who is hard working, can put their hand to anything, and be prepared to be part of a close knit, supportive team.

The Governing Body is committed to admitting the children of staff in line with our admissions procedures.

Please download our Support Staff application form from our website to make your application. Please note that applications cannot be considered unless the application is completed in full. We are not able to accept CVs for any posts based in school. 

To apply, please email your completed application forms together with a covering letter stating why you are well placed to take this position at our school to

Closing date: Noon, Thursday 9th December 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 15th December 2021

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

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