Maintenance Caretaker - Woodwater Academy (Ventrus Multi Academy Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • NJC Grade D: £20,444 - £22,571 FTE

Woodwater Academy is a member of Ventrus, a group of Devon schools who actively collaborate to improve children's outcomes. As a Trust, we offer excellent career and development opportunities.

Salary: NJC Grade D - £20,444 - £22,571 FTE (This will be paid pro-rata to reflect hours and weeks worked)

Working Pattern: This is a permanent position working 36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.  These hours can be worked flexibly if needed. 

Are you a practical person with experience of maintaining property and equipment within a school or similar environment?

Ventrus Multi Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a Maintenance Caretaker within our premises team, based at Woodwater Academy in Exeter. We require an individual who is enthusiastic, conscientious and self-motivated, who would like to provide a key role in maintaining our school site to ensure a clean and safe learning environment for our pupils.

The ideal candidate will have experience of DIY and maintenance; experience/qualifications in anything related to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, health and safety would be highly advantageous. Woodwater Academy is a member of the Ventrus, Multi Academy Trust, a group of Devon schools who actively work together on improving outcomes for pupils collaboratively and actively supporting its staff. You would be joining a team of committed and positive colleagues.

For further details regarding this position please see the job description.

This is a permanent position working 36 hours per week (worked as a split-shift pattern), 52 weeks per year - these hours can be worked flexibly if needed. 

Ventrus Multi Academy Trust require all applicants to be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions, as we are unable to offer sponsorship/work visas. You will be required to provide proof of Right to Work at interview stage.

Ventrus is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an enhanced disclosure is required for this post.

Please contact Sam Lydon-Drake,, if you would like to find out more or arrange a visit.

To apply for this role please submit your application online via the following link; Your supporting statement should outline your suitability for the post.

Please apply by 9am on the closing date.

Interview Date: 7th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX2 5AW

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupManual (Caretaking/Cleaning/Driving/Catering/

  • Salary Details

    NJC Grade D: £20,444 - £22,571 FTE

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required