Caretaker (Facilities Support Role C)

Posted on 26 May 2023
  • Salary £24054 - £24496 pro rata
  • Contract Permanent
  • Closing Date This vacancy has closed


Tarnerland Nursery School, Brighton

Job Summary

  • Job reference
  • Positions available
  • Working hours
    10 per week
  • Closing date

    This vacancy has closed

  • Job category
    Support Staff - Education
  • Organisation
    Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Directorate
    BHCC: External

Job introduction

Tarnerland Nursery School is for children aged from 3 months to 5 years, it is funded by the Local Education Authority in partnership with the Council’s Children’s & Family Services.

Do you have building / grounds maintenance skills, looking for part-time work maybe recently retired, want a regular income and benefit from LA pension scheme.

Tarnerland Nursery School - a nursery maintained by the Local Authority is looking for a part-time Site Manager.

Paid weeks per year: 52

Hours: Monday to Friday, 7am - 9am (could be negotiable)

Start date: As soon as possible

Applicants could/should have:

·         A relevant qualification

·         Experience and skills in building and ground maintenance

·         Knowledge of health and safety

·         A proven work ethic, showing ability to sustain commitment.

Please refer to the job description and person specification for full details

About the role

Benefits of working at Tarnerland

  • The nursery is in the centre of the city, close to the beach, in a light, spacious building with extensive outdoor space including a large garden shaded by mature trees, over-looking the sea.
  • Working with an experienced, professional, happy team

Benefits of having a contract at Tarnerland is you are protected as a council employee with entitlement to all the protected working rights upheld by Brighton and Hove City council, this includes….

  • A pay structure which is linked to National pay reviews  
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Up to 27 days paid holiday per year plus 8 bank holidays
  • Protected pay when sick
  • Fair policies and protocol that give clear guidance to employee and employer
  • Entitlement to local council support services eg Human Resources, pay and pension advice, Occupational Health

Please refer to the job description for full details.

We recommend and prefer completed application forms to be sent direct to Tarnerland Nursery School, Sussex Street, Brighton, BN2 0AR or emailed to the email address below.

To request an application pack please email: or telephone 01273 658100

Closing date: Monday 11th June (midnight)

Interview date: Friday 16th June


Additional information

Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.


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