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Mayhill Junior School


Junior School


Jobs and Careers



We are looking to appoint a positive, self-motivated, cheerful, practical and adaptable person to join our friendly team.

The caretaker plays an important part in the smooth running of our school ensuring that the security and general appearance of the building and grounds are maintained to high standards and those systems operate efficiently and safely.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Security and key holding duties including attending alarm call-outs
  • General grounds maintenance
  • Health & Safety/COSHH including written reports (training available)
  • Some cleaning, especially hall floors (to include low - level windows)
  • Liaise with Hampshire Property Services and Contractors
  • Stock Management
  • Work in a flexible manner for the needs of the children and the school
  • Routine maintenance including decorating, gardening and general D.I.Y

What we are looking for:

  • Highly efficient, energetic and able to work on your own initiative.
  • Knowledge and previous experience of maintenance tasks
  • Excellent communication skills, flexible and adaptable
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Professional, approachable and proactive
  • Supports the school vision and takes pride in the school site
  • Previous experience of working in a school environment would be welcomed

The hours are negotiable working between 20-25 hours per week, Monday to Friday ideally working split shifts early morning/late afternoons, (but we are happy to discuss the shift pattern), 52 weeks per year (paid holiday plus bank holidays)

Pay Scale HCC Grade C £18,933 -£19,941 (full time equivalent), depending on experience

For further information or an informal chat or visit  please contact Barbara Duncan Snr Admin Officer on 01256 702973 or email