School Caretaker, Handyperson & Maintenance
TIB Services are recruiting people with DIY skills all across the UK to provide local schools with relief caretaker and site support. Be a valued member of the team undertaking rewarding temporary work within friendly school environments, typically 1 week - 6 months duration. We need people who are proactive, helpful and who want to make a difference.
Benefit from the flexibility to choose which assignments you take on, either full-time or flexible part-time and achieve your own life-work balance. Work is usually under 20 mins from your home address.
You should be a practical person who is confident with home DIY tasks, but you do not require any related qualifications or prior experience working in a school environment. We need team players looking for a fresh challenge and keen to learn new skills as an agency school caretaker.
- Competent DIYer with good practical skills
- Adaptable and proactive
- Organised, punctual and reliable
- Problem solving skills
- Friendly team player
We look for people with experience helping others in the community with relevant transferrable skills. Many of our team are from the following professional backgrounds: Emergency Services, Military, Public Sector, Security, Education, Health & Safety, Caretakers, Handyman / Handywoman, Maintenance, Building & Trades and the Charity/Voluntary sector.
Varies with each assignment, typical tasks include: security (open/lock up), deliveries and porterage, perimeter security checks, setting up meeting rooms, checking fire escapes, supervising cleaning staff, regulatory checks (training provided), liaising with contractors, minor repairs and maintenance.
- Online H&S portal - safeguarding children, fire warden, asbestos awareness, chemicals (COSHH), legionella awareness, working at height, safe use of ladders and manual handling.
- On site induction prior to each assignment.
Reporting to: School Business Manager and/or Head teacher
We are pleased to offer the Living Wage to operatives.
National Living Wage: £9.90/hr (approx. £11.09/hr including accrued holiday entitlement)
Greater London Living Wage: £11.05/hr (approx. £12.38/hr including accrued holiday entitlement)
Mileage: TIB pay mileage working out of your immediate area (over 10 miles) at 30p/mile. (In Greater London TIB pay mileage on all travel at 45p/mile.)
Temporary worker (zero hours) PAYE contract guaranteeing you reliable payment, annual leave entitlement and paid lunch breaks (full days) whilst giving you flexibility to choose your assignments.
Alternative self-employed contract is available for existing handyman / handywoman and tradespeople, offering higher rates of pay in line with local trade rates.
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