School Caretaker (Boarding House Maintenance Team)

Date Posted: Friday 26 August 2022

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 11/09/2022

Cheltenham College has a vacancy for a new member of staff in the House Maintenance Team. Boarding House Caretakers report to the Works Manager and are the link between the Estates Department and the boarding houses; they are the initial point of contact for boarding staff for matters as they relate to the upkeep of the boarding houses.

Applicants will need a full and clean driving license and should have previous experience in DIY and maintenance.

Main duties will include: painting, decorating and repair of damaged fixtures & fittings, electrical equipment repairs (light bulb changes, plug re-wires, battery changes etc.), plumbing tasks (new tap washers, unblocking toilets/drains etc.), minor carpentry tasks (hanging pictures, easing doors etc.) and movement of trunks/suitcases at the start and end of term.

A full list of duties can be found in the job description on our website.

Hours: 39 hours per week (8am-5pm Monday-Thursday and 8am-4pm on Fridays)

Salary: £21,193.50 per annum

How to apply

To apply, please send a completed application form, together with covering letter, 

Closing date for applications is Sunday, 11 September with interviews planned to take place shortly after.