Caretaking Position 

Weyfield Primary School


Weyfield Primary are looking for a conscientious and self-motivated Caretaker to join our supportive and collaborative team.  We strive to provide an aesthetically stimulating, nurturing environment for all our pupils and staff to learn, work, and play safely.   The Caretaker will play a crucial role in keeping our school in perfect condition so our children can access the first-class education we can offer in an environment that is clean, safe and secure.  You will have responsibility for security, monitoring, cleaning, building and maintenance. 

You will be conscientious, dynamic and work well as part of the wider trust Estates team.  To be considered for this role, you will need experience and knowledge of regulatory bodies and compliance. You will be responsible for all planned maintenance, health and safety compliance, including carrying out and reviewing premises-related risk assessments and action plans. A good selection of DIY / Handyperson skills is essential.

This working days and hours for this job are Monday to Friday, 6:30am-12:30 with some flexibility for the right candidate. 

We are looking for someone who is:

·  Enthusiastic and committed to working as part of a team.

·  Committed to achieving high standards of cleanliness and adheres to Health and Safety compliance.

·  Be a dedicated team player who develops excellent relationships with students and colleagues.

·  An effective communicator who demonstrates positive behaviour around the school building.

For more information on how to apply for the role, or to arrange a visit, please contact the school office on: 

01483 598956 or email


Closing date:  23.11.2023                              Interview date:   4.12.2023


Contract type: Permanent                             Salary: Surrey Pay Scale PS7 - £31,262 - £33,321 per annum FTE


Hours: 25-30 hours per week Monday – Friday



TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full safer recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Our Commitment - Equal, Inclusive, Diverse

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic.

Flexible working

TKAT recognises the value of enabling our employees to develop their career and balance this with their commitments and interests outside of work. In TKAT we promote flexible working practices and opportunities to support and value wellbeing.

Access to interview

Should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist, we will.