Caretaker / Site Manager

  • Job Reference: 00001735-1
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Newbridge Preparatory School
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Salary: £15,600 to £18,200
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension Scheme
  • Sector: Construction & Building Services, Education / Childcare, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Full time (35 hours per week) or Part Time (30 hours a week)
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and positive caretaker/site manager to ensure the delivery and maintenance of a safe and secure environment for all pupils, staff, visitors, and contractors to the school site (internal and external including the school grounds.)

You will be the initial point of contact for buildings, grounds, maintenance and security. The successful candidate will be flexible and able to manage ever changing priorities. This role reports to the Headmistress and will liaise closely with the school’s Senior Leadership and Administration Teams.   

The successful candidate will have a good understanding of health and safety and associated compliance regulations, as well as competent level of practical skills in building and grounds maintenance. 

The role is Monday to Friday from 7.00am until either 2pm (35 hours a week) or 1pm (30 hours a week). Either option will be considered.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Professional development 
  • 28 days' paid annual leave a year. This is the equivalent of 5.6 weeks of holiday including Bank Holidays.

If you have any questions about the role or the application process please contact the Administration Team by email at 

Site Tours (appointment only) with the current post holder are encouraged prior to interview and can be arranged via the school office: 01902 751088.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 16th May 2021at 8.00pm.

All applications must be made via the TES portal – CVs cannot be considered.

Interviews may take place prior to the closing date by mutual agreement. The latest interview date will be Thursday 20th May 2021.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Newbridge Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.