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Apprentice School Caretaker

Reference No: 34053
Greenbank Preparatory School and Day Nursery
Weekly salary
Hours per week
Cheadle Hulme South

About this opportunity

This role involves day to day support of the maintenance of the building, grounds and undertaking janitorial tasks relating to the caretaking of the School. This is a physical role, so the candidate must be able to fulfil all aspects of the job.

A normal day would include:

• To undertake and maintain the cleanliness and physical appearance/environment of the designated cleaning area – inside and out following specialist training, where applicable
• Portering duties within and outside the building location making arrangements where necessary for the movement of heavy furniture within the School
• To carry out various maintenance and repairs in the school e.g. redecorating and fixing, gardening and to be responsible for the implementation of a preventative planned maintenance programme in conjunction with the Site Manager
• To assist the Site Manager with specific projects, ensuring school buildings are safe and fit for purpose, including using any specialist skills e.g. joinery, carpentry, building, plumbing to limit where possible the use of outside contractors

What you could go on to do
Facilities Manager, Assistant Facilities Manager, Caretaker Level 3

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

• GCSE Maths and English A-C/9-4

Personal Qualities

• Friendly and approachable
• Team player


• Good communication skills
• Computer literate


Stockport SK8 6HU
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