School Caretaker / Handyperson

Full Year

37 hours per week


Immediate Start

NYCC Grade E – £20,042 – £20,851 per year (plus regular overtime)

King James’s School is offering an exciting opportunity to work as a Caretaker within the heart of our vibrant, modern school.

The role covers general caretaking duties along with carrying out routine and emergency repairs including, basic joinery, plumbing, painting and decorating. Your responsibilities will include everything that has to do with the look, operation, security and function of the school. 

You will have a helpful and friendly manner and be able to work as part of a team to carry out maintenance duties. You will be a responsible key holder and will require basic knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations.

We offer a competitive salary, generous holidays, access to a contributory local pension scheme and other additional staff benefits.  A 3 week rotation shift pattern is in place working between 07.00 -22.00,

Monday to Friday (during term-time you will be offered regular overtime on Saturday mornings). 

We take pride in our open, friendly ethos and are committed to high quality professional development. You will be directly supporting our Site Manager as part of a highly committed site team.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.

Completed applications must be submitted via email to: and be received by:

Tuesday 21st June 2022, 8.00am.


Please note that CVs will not be accepted.