The Robert Napier School – Caretaker


The Robert Napier School,  Third Avenue, Gillingham, ME7 2LX, TEL: 01634 851157
 Trust Scale 4 – 11 (£18,933 -£21,748 Per annum)
Start date: April 2021
Hours: 37 hours per week including evening and weekend working where required
Closing date: 25 March 2021
Interviews: As soon as possible

The Robert Napier School is seeking a motivated, organised, and experienced Caretaker, reporting to the Premises Manager and Facilities & Data Manager.

Duties include:

  • To carry out regular checks and inspections of the premises, equipment and grounds keeping accurate manual records, including risk assessments, where appropriate
  • Maintain the school with repairs and decorating
  • To act as a key holder for the school and on callouts
  • To ensure the school is kept clean and tidy and is conducive to learning e.g. litter picking, collection, and disposal of refuse, disinfecting bins
  • Organise for the carrying out of emergency repairs either by self or by contacting and overseeing appropriate contractors in agreement with Facilities Manager
  • Promote best practice security methods for visitors to the school during day and evening events

We are looking for someone will:

  • Be physically fit
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Be systematic and take pride in your work
  • Have a broad range of maintenance skills
  • Be able to work as part of a team and independently


Any offer of appointment will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service suitability check. Details of the post and application forms are available on the school website

Please send a completed application form and CV to


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Caretaker Job Description 11/03/2021 11:09 am