Post:                                        School Caretaker

School / Location:             Concordia Academy, Union Road, Romford, RM7 0HG.

Start Date:                            ASAP

Salary:                                   Grade 3 SCP 5-9 NJC Outer London FTE £24,804 to £26,472                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Actual wage will be pro rata and depend on the hours/weeks agreed.

Hours:                                   Monday to Friday 12pm – 6pm Term time inc inset days (39) plus an additional 3 weeks                                                            

Closing Date:                      TBC

Interviews:                          Upon submission and shortlisting


Do you want to join an outstanding new school looking to appoint an ambitious efficient and proactive School Caretaker?

Concordia Academy opened as a new free school in 2016. In 2018, we moved into our superb new purpose-built site on Union Road in Romford. We are offering you:

  • The opportunity to work within an ambitious, successful and vibrant school with great staff and children who deserve the very best
  • high quality support to ensure that you are successful
  • opportunities to work across and with other schools in our highly successful Trust
  • the opportunity to work in a brand new state-of-the-art building with excellent facilities

About the Role

This role will be a job share between two people. There will be a morning shift 7am-9am or 10 am and an afternoon shift 12pm until 6pm. The hours and shifts may be negotiable for the right candidates.


The Premises Manager is responsible for the property and asset management of the school. Liaising daily with the School Business Manager and Premises Admin on caretaking and site management issues. Ensure the security of the school premises. Maintain any machinery or plant within the school. Maintain the internal and external fabric of the schools premises as a safe working environment.

What We Are Looking For

We are looking to appoint two hardworking, skilled, dependable and self-motivated individuals to join our fantastic team. We require someone who will contribute to the smooth running of the school by organising and undertaking the caretaking, maintenance, cleaning and security of the school site, equipment and grounds. The successful candidate will have caretaking or general maintenance skills together with a knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and procedures. They will also be flexible in their approach, energetic and be keen to work as part of our school community.


Experience of a similar role within a school will be a significant advantage, but not essential.


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. If you would like an informal chat about the role then please contact us and ask to speak to the Business Manager.

The contact details are: Sophie Clarke

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 01708 932710

How to apply:

Completed applications should be returned to: Sophie Clarke

By post: Concordia Academy, Union Road, Romford RM7 0HG

Or by email: [email protected]

Closing Date:  Tuesday 21st February 2023 at midday

Application Pack:

Application Pack – PM

Application Form – PM

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.