full-time, permanent 

37 hours per week/52.143 paid weeks 

£17,189 – £17,979 gross per annum 

(Pay and grading review pending) 

Cornwall Education Learning Trust (CELT) is seeking to appoint a Caretaker as soon as possible to work across our Newquay Primary Academy (NPA) and Newquay Tretherras sites.  NPA is currently under construction with an opening date of September 2021.  The role will include carrying out the unlocking and locking of the school site and undertaking general maintenance and cleaning of the school buildings and facilities, as well as providing practical support in arrangements for meetings/events and community use and assisting in maintaining the security of the school buildings. 

The role involves working split shifts:  6.30am–9.30am and 2.30pm–7.00pm Monday to Thursday, finishing at 6.30pm on Fridays. 

You will be based at Newquay Primary Academy and Newquay Tretherras sites in Newquay, but there may be a requirement to travel to undertake work at or for other academies and sites within the Trust.  A flexible approach to working hours is required. 

This is an exciting time to join our large and dynamic Trust, which is responsible for educating learners across four secondary schools, one junior school and eight primary schools. 

Application forms and full details are available to download below or, alternatively, please email

Completed applications should be emailed to:  

Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 2nd July at 9am 

Cornwall Education Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All offers of employment are subject to the satisfactory completion of safer recruitment checks and references including an enhanced DBS check.