Caretaker/Site Manager

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About the role

Are you looking for a new challenge as either a Caretaker or Site Manager?  Mount Pleasant Lane JMI School has a vacancy for a full time (37 – 37.5 hours per week) Caretaker (H3 - £16,781 - £17,772 pa for 37 hours/£17,008 - £18,012 pa for 37.5 hours) or Site Manager (H5 - £19,430  - £21,268 pa for 37 hours/£19,693 - £21,555 pa for 37.5 hours), depending on skills and experience and level of responsibility.  Training and support from an experienced management team will be provided as required.

The main responsibilities of the role are:

  • Keeping the school site safe and secure
  • Carrying out regular health and safety checks
  • Undertaking general maintenance and repairs.

For further details on the roles and responsibilities of a Caretaker and Site Manager please read the attached job descriptions.  Please state clearly on your application which role you are applying for.

We are offering this position as a single shift, which will require opening of the school in the morning at 7.00 am and then being on site until the end of the school day at 3.30 pm for 37.5 hours (3.00 pm on Friday for 37 hours).  These hours include a one hour unpaid lunch hour.  We are also offering the opportunity to take some holidays during term time. 

If you:

  • are reliable and hard-working with good practical skills
  • would take pride in our school so that the children have the best opportunity to learn
  • have good organisational, communication and people skills
  • take initiative and have a “can do” attitude

then we would love to hear from you.  Please contact the School Office to arrange to come and have a look round.

We are very proud of our friendly and popular school.  As Caretaker or Site Manager you will be an integral and valued member of our school community who is part of a professional and committed team, each of whom has an impact on the successful learning outcomes for our pupils regardless of their role.  You will have high expectations for yourself, be a team player and need to show initiative.  In return we will offer you: wonderful children, excellent professional development opportunities and a great team ethos.

Our school is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All roles are subject to satisfactory references and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


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Contact details

Mount Pleasant Lane J M I School , Headteacher
Mount Pleasant Lane Bricket Wood
Hertfordshire AL2 3XA

Telephone: 01923 672729
Fax: 01923 894738