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Type of Position:Caretaker
Salary:£18,800-£20,951 (VTG7, SP18-21)
Start Date:ASAP
Closing Date: Thursday 16th January 2020 at 9:00am, Interview Friday 24th January 2020.


Permanent, full-time, 37 hours per week all year round, to start as soon as possible. Core working hours between 6:30am and 14:30pm although these hours are flexible depending on the school requirements. Occasional weekends required (agreed in advance)

£18,800-£20,951 (VTG7, SP18-21) per annum + Health Care Cash Plan and Benefits Package

Venturers Trust is a new Multi Academy Trust based in Bristol formed through the merger of CGS Trust and Merchants’ Academy Trust in September 2017. Comprising Primary, Secondary, all-age schools and a Special school the Trust has 3,200 pupils and 700 staff.

The Trust is sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol. Both sponsors seek to ensure that all our young people receive a truly inspiring education. Their support, challenge and expertise are greatly valued.

The Dolphin School are seeking to appoint a practical, positive and energetic Caretaker. The role involves assisting in ensuring that the environment (inside and out) is safe, well maintained and meets Health and Safety requirements. Duties will include security, general maintenance, cleaning of designated areas and ensuring the safety, good order and tidiness of the school site.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be educated to a good standard
  • Have a full driving licence  
  • Have a friendly and helpful manner
  • Be practical with good DIY skills
  • Basic computer skills

Experience of working within a similar role is desirable but not essential as full training and support will be provided.

In return you will join a wonderful team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Higher Degree Support Funding, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Professional Induction Incentive plus others.

Closing date: Thursday 16th January 2020 at 9:00am

Interviews: Friday 24th January 2020 

Please note due to the volume of applications we receive it may not be possible to acknowledge or respond to all applicants.

The Dolphin School is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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