St Mary’s Academy Trust are seeking to appoint 3 caretakers across the Trust, the details of which are below:

Post: Caretaker


  • All Saints Academy, Darfield
  • St Mary’s C of E Primary School, Barnsley
  • West Meadows Primary School, Hoyland

Salary Details: Grade 2

Salary: £18,562 – £18,933 (pro-rata)

Hours Per Week: 17.5hrs

Weeks Per Year: 52 weeks

Contract type: Permanent.

St Mary’s Academy Trust are seeking to appoint highly motivated individuals to carry out the caretaking duties in our schools.

Your main duties will include opening and closing of the school including the operation of the fire and intruder alarms, tidying of the school and its grounds, replenishment of consumables, general portage duties and recording of works undertaken.

Visits to any of the schools are warmly welcomed. If you would like to arrange a visit to the school please contact them directly:

All Saints – 01226 752293

St Mary’s – 01226 206422

West Meadows – 01226 749164


The closing date for all applications is: Friday 1st October 2021


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Completed applications should be e-mailed to with the subject heading of the email being the post title and the school name.

If you are interested in having your application submitted against multiple schools, you can complete one application form however you must clearly state in your covering email which schools you are applying for.

Please note for this post you will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

St Mary’s Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff / volunteers to share this commitment.

St Mary’s Academy Trust welcomes applications from both genders and is committed to equal opportunities.

Any personal data collated will only be used for the purpose for which it is intended i.e the selection process and where required to carry out pre-employment checks, your data will be shared only with the recruitment panel, the data will be stored securely. If you are the successful candidate, your data will form part of your personal file. If you are unsuccessful your data will be retained and destroyed securely in 6 months.