Cleaner/Caretaker

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  • Mullingar Educate Together National School, Rathgowan Or Farranshock, Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 26/06/2024
Full time Cleaner

Job Description

Cleaner / Caretaker Required 35 hours per week for Mullingar Educate Together National School

Rathgowan, Mullingar, Co Westmeath, N91 N722

Please submit a letter of application, with CV, 2 written references and the names and contact details of 2 other referees with a SAE to:  

The Chairperson, Caretaker (at the above address) 

no later than Wednesday, 3rd July 2024 

Electronic applications will not be accepted.

The position is subject to Garda vetting, statutory 

declaration and pre-employment medical screening along with absolute compliance with Children 

First National guidance for the Protection 

and welfare of Children.

Interviews will take place 

on Wednesday, 10th July 2024 

Duties & Responsibilities may include:

- Opening and closing of the school/general security 

  related duties, including being a keyholder outside 

  of school times.

- cleaning of school e.g. window cleaning, disposal 

  of rubbish, green areas tidying, etc.

- General Upkeep of school e.g. renewal of paint work.

- Maintenance of outdoor spaces.

- Compliance with all Health and safety regulations.

- Other related duties as prescribed by the 

  Principal/BoM. 

Experience and skills required:

- Ideally the successful candidate will have experience 

  in cleaning and general maintenance and ground-

  keeping skills. 

- Experience of holding a position of responsibility.

- Excellent DIY skills.

- Good communication and organisational skills. 

- An ability to take direction, work independently  

  and show initiative.

The role requires the person to be flexible in their hours of work and be required to work outside of normal hours to safely provide maintenance and to make facilities available.