Caretaker - Handyperson

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Paignton, Devon
£16,640 - £17,242 (Pro rata of £15,992 – £16,571) + excellent benefits
12 Feb 2019
24 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Caretaker - Handyperson BS688


Salary: £16,640 - £17,242 (Pro rata of £15,992 – £16,571) + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 38.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

Are you enthusiastic? Highly motivated?  Are you passionate about what you do? Have you experience in any of the following:

*Light Maintenance


*Plumbing or electrical works






*Alarm systems


*Moving furniture


*CCTV install and operation


*Access control




If so then we’d love to hear from you.



South Devon College are looking to recruit a hard working individual to join their busy caretaking team.  As a caretaker/handyperson you will be working with others to carry out caretaking, security, maintenance, car parking and grounds services.  In-house training will be given for all tasks identified in the job description.

The successful candidate will need to hold a full UK driving licence and have relevant work experience in a similar role, or have the ability to carry out the described tasks.  We are looking for someone who is flexible, organised, able to work without supervision, customer focused and self-motivated.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 24th February 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 5th March 2019

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website -

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.