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Location: Chessington

Hours of Work: 8.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. (Mon-Friday) with 1 hour for lunch

Type of contract: 48 weeks per year (Term Time)                   Pay:  £12,480 per annum with a six month pay review

Annual Holiday Entitlement: 2 weeks to be taken during summer plus 2 weeks to be taken for Christmas

Position Title: Apprentice School Caretaker

Job Description:

Working with the Premise team to provide a service to the whole school:

  • Clearing litter, rubbish and leaves.
  • Bagging and removing rubbish from internal areas
  • Moving furniture and equipment as required
  • Ensuring deliveries are taken to the specific departments and stored
  • Setting out and removing tables and chairs for assemblies, meetings and lunch
  • Ensuring adequate level of supplies in classrooms and other areas
  • Painting and undertaking minor repairs
  • Adhoc light cleaning – spillages
  • Participating in training
  • Undertaking any other duties in line with the general level of responsibility of the post

Skills & Abilities required:

  • Ensuring that all visitors, staff and students are dealt with in a courteous and efficient manner
  • Ability to follow instructions particularly in relation to the use of equipment and supplies
  • Able to work flexibly within a team; asking for and giving support as needed
  • Able to understand and respect the importance of confidentiality, both within and outside the workplace
  • Able to understand the requirements of Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity
  • Able to understand the importance of being punctual, being in good health and the impact absence has on the effectiveness of the team
  • Ability to relate to adults and children
  • A commitment to the Safeguarding and Child Protection policy which requires all staff to provide a safe environment for children and young people to learn and to promote their welfare.


  • Anyone aged 16 and over may apply for this apprenticeship
  • Applicants that hold a degree or equivalent qualification will not be eligible to apply
  • GCSE’s passes in maths and English are not essential requirements
  • Applicants must reasonably be able to travel to work within a maximum of 1 hour

Apprenticeship Information:

  • Intermediate Apprenticeship Framework or Standard in Customer Service
  • Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT (if required)
  • Level 2 BIIAB Diploma in Customer Service
  • Minimum Duration: 12 Months
  • A minimum of 1 day per week will be allocated for training purposes


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