St Joseph's

Catholic Primary School

155 Aldershot Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 8YH

Vacancies

Caretaker

Start date:                  May/June 2019

Contract:                    Full time & permanent

Advert expires:           13th May 2019

Shortlisting:               14th May 2019

Interviews:                 w/c 20th May 2019

Grade/Salary:          Surrey SP5 £21,169 to £23,367

Hours:    36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, 24 days (rising to 28 pa)       

Plus statutory holidays

Care for our Primary school in Guildford, take pride in its appearance and ensure it is a safe environment.

We are looking for a trustworthy, hardworking and conscientious caretaker, with a confident and friendly manner to manage and maintain the school and its grounds; you will also be responsible for the security of our successful school.

Your duties will include premises and grounds management and maintenance, security of the buildings and site, storage of cleaning materials, ensuring that the interior and exterior environment are well maintained and meet Health & Safety requirements. You will also be an active part of our compliance testing schedule.

The working hours are 36 per week, 52 weeks per year, with 24 days annual leave (rising to 28 with longer service) plus statutory holidays. Training will be provided as appropriate, and the role will require the post holder to work shifts patterns as part of a rota.

The ideal candidate will: 

  • Be pro-active, confident and friendly
  • Have the ability to gather information, problem solve and use own initiative
  • Be used to effectively organising their own time whilst being flexible enough to respond to urgent requests
  • Have good interpersonal skills; used effectively when supervising Lettings and cleaning team, interacting with pupils, staff and visitors
  • Have at least a basic knowledge of, and ideally experience of, site maintenance and facilities management issues

Visits to the school are welcomed, please contact Joyce Jackson in the school office to arrange a date and time.

Knowledge of any or all of the following will be an advantage:

  • Demonstrate previous experience and ‘DIY skills’ to identify, monitor and carry out minor repairs, maintenance and redecoration.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of moving and handling procedures and be physically able to carry out the physical tasks of the role (e.g. lifting, shifting, clearing snow etc).
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Health & Safety and hygiene procedures and precautions.
  • Awareness of COSHH regulations, applying knowledge gained as appropriate.

This position will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Lollipop Person Needed

Help needed – could you help by being a lollipop person for the school community?

From May we will need help with the morning crossing patrol, assisting children and parents of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary school to cross the Aldershot road in Guildford outside the school.

If you can help fill this important role for the school and its community, or you know of someone who can help please contact the school office on 01483 888401.

You would need to be there each morning from 8.20 am to 9.00 am, term time (38 weeks) only, the pay is between £108 to £110 per calendar month

You will be working predominantly on your own on the highway and in all weathers, and full training and uniform will be provided.

This position will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Advert closes 1st May

Interviews w/c 6th May

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £108.00 to £110.00 /month

School Lunchtime Supervisors Needed

We are looking for people to join our friendly team at lunchtimes.  You will need to be caring and approachable and enjoy working with children.  The post holder will work as part of a team in securing the safety and welfare of students during the lunchtime period.  The job will involve effective supervision of students both in the dining hall and around the school.

The post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring check

Up to five days a week (38 wks per year) one and a half hours a day, starting at 11.45.

Pay £229.00 per month.

Nursery Lunchtime Supervisor Needed

We are looking for people to join our friendly team at lunchtimes. You will need to be caring and approachable and enjoy working with children. We have several vacancies and you will work as part of a team in securing the safety and welfare of pupils during the lunchtime period. The job will involve effective supervision of children and the lunchtime facilities in the dining hall and on the short walk to & from the Nursery.

Up to five days a week (38 wks per year) one hour per day, starting at 11.30.

Pay £155 per month.

The post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring check

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £155.00 to £165.00 /month

How to apply

Please download and complete the following:

then email to: jobs@stjosephsguildford.com

or send by post to:
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
155 Aldershot Road
Guildford,
Surrey
GU2 8YH