LocationScarborough Sixth Form
Salary From
£18,719 pro rata per annum
Salary To
£18,719 pro rata per annum

Lead Caretaker
Scarborough Sixth Form College

(Part time, permanent)


We are seeking a talented, enthusiastic and committed individual to join the College’s Estates Team to carry out caretaking duties and assist with the management of the College Estate.

As part of the Estates team, you will report to the Site Manager, assisting with the effective and efficient management of the College estate. 

A key aspect to this new role is to supervise the evening and occasionally weekend use of the College facilities, including securing the building at the end of the day and oversight of the in-house cleaning service.

You will need to have the technical skills to be able to carry out minor repairs and maintenance, along with the practical skills to carry out a variety of manual tasks (e.g. assisting with cleaning, portering, and setting out rooms). A good awareness of health, safety, security and hygiene issues is important.

Good organisational and administrative skills are essential, to ensure that regular activities and checks are carried out on time, whilst balancing the flexibility and responsiveness needed in this kind of varied and practical role.

The successful candidate will be appointed to Scale Point 6 of the College’s support staff pay spine, currently £19,719 p.a. for full time.

The contract will be for 32 hours per week, on a permanent basis, starting as soon as the successful candidate is available following safeguarding checks.

This is a new role and working times need to be flexible to accommodate the needs of the College and the working times of other team members. Actual working hours will be discussed at interview stage.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To meet our safeguarding obligations: 

  • Applicants are required to submit a completed Declaration Form with their application
  • Referees are asked if they are aware of any child protection allegations or issues
  • All appointments are subject to verification of qualifications, medical clearance, satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory written references.
  • Applicants who have worked abroad or lived abroad may also be required to provide a Certificate of Good Conduct for the Country they have resided in.  


How to Apply:  

Please download an application pack from https://s6f.org.uk/staff-vacancies/ and return completed forms to recruitment@s6f.org.uk 

If you would prefer a paper application pack, please contact Alexene Nellist, HR & Recruitment Officer, at a.nellist@s6f.org.uk or telephone on 01723 380748.

Please ensure you use the Supporting Information Section of the Application Form to explain how your skills, experience and attributes make you suitable for the post. Please do not include a C.V.

Closing Date for applications: Midnight, Sunday 6th February 2022 

Interviews are provisionally arranged for week commencing 14th February 2022 (subject to change) 

“Our mission is to inspire and educate our students in a supportive, inclusive environment that enables them to fulfil their potential, enjoy successful careers and lead happy lives.” 


This vacancy is advertised by North Yorkshire County Council on behalf of Scarborough Sixth Form College.