Assistant Caretaker

  • Full time
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • May 12, 2021
  • £17,854 - £18,211

Fairmead Community Special School

Assistant Caretaker

37 hours per week – 44 weeks (term time plus 25 days)

Grade 15, Points: 03-04 (£17,854 – £18,211 (annual gross salary). The salary offered will be reflective of experience.      

Fairmead Community Special School transforms the lives of pupils aged between 4-19 years with additional learning needs (MLD and ASD). The school works in partnership with parents/carers and other stakeholders to develop our pupils in becoming positive individuals who make a valuable contribution to their community.

The post holder will work under the supervision of the Site Manager to provide a clean, healthy and safe environment for the benefit of the pupils and staff of the school.

We require a person to undertake general cleaning, repairs and maintenance duties, be able to move equipment, furniture and deliveries as required.  The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate that they have good communication skills to be able to work within a Special School whilst undertaking the requirements of this post with enthusiasm and motivation.  Please note that this vacancy requires a flexible start and finish time. The applicant must have a full UK driving licence.

We would expect the person to have integrity and adhere to confidentiality. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Visit the school:  Prior visits can be arranged, please contact by email:

Full details of the position including the Job Description, Person Specification and application form can be obtained by clicking Apply Now, or from the school website under the vacancies tab, by email to

Application Deadline: Wednesday 12th May                Interview Date: Tuesday 18th May

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