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Hours – 10 hours per week, Term Time plus 1 week plus 5 inset days (4pm to 6pm Monday to Friday). Hours worked outside of term can be negotiated with School Business Manager

Salary – NJC Payscales 2-3 (£18,198 - £18,562) Actual salary £4,428 - £4,517

Start Date- November 2021

Line Manager – Site Manager/School Business Manager

Contract Type- Permanent

Location - Veritas Primary Academy, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0FL

Purpose of the Role: To assist in the maintenance and security of the school


About Us: Veritas Primary Academy is a two form entry school for children aged 4 to 11 years old that opened its doors in September 2015. We are a very friendly school where children are encouraged to become confident, caring and articulate and to use their abilities to the full. We aim to provide a calm and happy atmosphere and set high standards of respect, courtesy, hard work and achievement for all children and adults.


About The Role:

Are you looking to forge a career within a pioneering and values-driven family of schools? Do you want to work with a committed and enthusiastic team? If so, this role could be for you!

Veritas Primary Academy is looking to appoint a highly motivated, innovative and passionate Caretaker to join our busy, friendly and hardworking school.

Duties will include restocking of facilities, site security, locking the school building at the end of the day, premises related tasks, minor repairs and routine maintenance, liaising with School Business Manager in regard to deliveries and any other tasks as required by the Site Manger/School Business Manager/Head Teacher. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent English is an essential requirement for this role.

The successful candidate will need to have experience working in this field and also;

  • Have a flexible approach to working
  • Work well within a team
  • Display initiative and ability to work independently
  • Be enthusiastic and dynamic
  • Be reliable with a sense of commitment
  • Willing to contribute and share ideas

You will be joining the REAch2 Academy Trust, a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellence for all pupils, whatever their background or circumstance.  The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike.

If you feel that you would like to be part of a growing school in Stafford that is committed to excellence, we would like to hear from you.

How to apply: Application packs can be found on our school website- www.veritasprimaryacademy.com

Closing Date: Completed applications should be received by no later than 12pm Tuesday 19th October

By Post to:  Lucy Henderson, Veritas Primary Academy, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0FL

Or by Email: recruitment@veritasprimaryacademy.com

REAch2 Academy Trust has an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete an online Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Interview Date and Task Completion: TBC

Veritas Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS Check and satisfactory written references.

Caretaker Application Form

Caretaker Application Pack