School Caretaker – Teignmouth



Salary / Pay


Job Type

Full time

Type of Employment


We are seeking medium-term cover (at least 4 weeks) for a school in Teignmouth – starting as soon as possible.

As a Caretaker you will be responsible for:

  • general repairs of the premises – e.g. locks, fittings, lightbulbs
  • internal and external presentation – e.g. tidying, weeding/gardening, some cleaning duties
  • site maintenance – e.g. decorating, guttering, fencing, structural inspection
  • fire alarm tests
  • liaising with maintenance and site contractors
  • school security – i.e. open and close procedure

Typical Caretaker work experience:

  • experience in a similar role, ideally in a school or commercial environment
  • familiarity with use of hand- and power-tools
  • knowledge and experience of relevant workplace health and safety

Working hours include the morning and evening to ensure the security of the site: 7am-9am & 3pm-8pm, Mon-Fri 


If you have a transferable enhanced DBS check that would be useful, or one will be undertaken as part of the recruitment process.