Caretaker / Estates Assistant

Caretaker / Estates Assistant

  • Location: Northumberland - ask for full location
  • Salary: 24k-27k
  • Type: Full-time, 37 hours per week

Dovetail and Slate are recruiting on behalf of a leading education provider based in Northumberland who are looking to interview shortly.

Main Duties

  • Outdoor maintenance of the college
  • Typical caretaking duties
  • General upkeep and a variety of manual jobs
  • To operate as part of the estates team in the care, security and operation of 'all' college buildings and grounds at any college campus.
  • To support the Team Leaders in the daily operation and availability of all college sites.
  • To be proactive in operating as one team to achieve the college's strategic aims, departmental objectives, goals and key performance indicators.
  • To operate flexibly and in line with college opening hours and business demands (commercial activities).
  • To adopt a proactive approach towards improving service standards year on year, with strong emphasis on providing a professional and memorable customer focussed experience.


  • Estates, caretaking or related experience
  • Knowledge of DIY
  • Able to pass a DBS check


  • Great working environment
  • Paid holiday
  • Inclusive employee culture
  • Plus more!

If this role is of interest, please send your CV through to James Grace at Dovetail & Slate or call direct on 0117 452 0429

Dovetail and Slate Limited (11351060) acts as an employment agency (perm) and an Employment Business (temp/contract).

Northumberland, England, UK