About the role

We are seeking a friendly and hands-on school Caretaker who will be committed and passionate about maintaining the school site in an excellent and safe condition.

The role is full time; however, this is negotiable for the right candidate and part time hours will be considered.    

The role is pivotal to the smooth running of the school and amongst other things will include:

  • Taking lead responsibility for managing the health and safety of the school buildings and site
  • Ensuring the security of the school buildings, site and resources
  • Acting as a designated key holder, locking and unlocking the school and site
  • Managing school maintenance, both planned and emergency
  • Working alongside cleaning staff
  • Leading health and safety at school
  • Reporting to the School Business Manager, the Head teacher and governors 

Please see the job description attached for full details of the role.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Able to work on their own initiative as well as part of the school team
  • Positive and enthusiastic, with a can-do attitude
  • Flexible
  • Solution-focused
  • Ideally, experienced in maintenance/caretaking work in schools
  • Proud of their work and keen to make a difference

We can offer:

  • A strong staff team eager to work with and support you
  • Relevant training
  • Opportunities to make the role your own.

If you think this might be you, we’d love to hear from you.  Please call the School Secretary, Lori Morris for an informal chat and answer any questions you might have. 

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged so that you can see if this is the right place for you.  Please come and have a socially distanced tour of the school. We want to reassure candidates that effective measures have been implemented to ensure their health and well-being while on site

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practice and appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Contact details

Cuffley School , Headteacher
Theobalds Road Cuffley
Hertfordshire EN6 4HN

Telephone: 01707 888100
Fax: 01707 888101
Email: admin@cuffley.herts.sch.uk
Website: www.cuffleyschool.org
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