Casual Caretaker/Handyman


Job Reference: XS1.3a  Grade 6 SCP 6

£9.94 per hour


Required as soon as possible a Caretaker/Handyman on a casual contract to join our team.

Main Responsibilities and Duties

  1. Security of the site, alarms, opening and locking.
  2. Janitorial duties and keep the site clear, tidy and free from litter.
  3. Movement of stores and equipment around the site.
  4. An ability to provide routine maintenance of the school buildings, i.e. painting and general DIY.

You will need to have an understanding of working within current Health and Safety guidelines.

Hours will be offered based on school need with as much notice as possible.  Payment for hours worked will be on completion of a time sheet.


The job description for this job can be found here.

Application Form and Job Description available through Dorset For You or via our website here.  Completed Application Forms should be sent to  If you require any further information, please contact Andrea Baxter on 01202 871243 ext 203.


Closing date: midnight Thursday 10th October 2019          

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) in line with the Governments safer recruitment guidelines.

Ferndown Upper School values the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community