Carinya Christian School is now receiving applications for a new staff member to join our cleaning and maintenance team.

The Position

This position is to replace a retiring staff member and will commence on Monday the 4th of November 2019. It is a permanent opportunity to support the work of the cleaning and maintenance team, working a total of 36.75 hours per week. The position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Cleaning - 27.5 hours per week

  • Weeding / Garden Maintenance - 5 hours per week

  • Bin Collection - 2 hours Tuesday evening

  • Copy Paper Distribution - 2.25 hours per week

The Applicant

In accordance with the school’s purpose, applicants must be committed Christians of reformed evangelical persuasion and be supportive of the school’s Christ Centred educational philosophy. Applicants will be considered based on the following criteria:

  • Able to work constructively as part of a team

  • Willing and able to apply themselves to physical tasks associated with the position

  • Attention to detail so that facilities are maintained to a high standard

  • Flexible and able to modify work practices to suit changed requirements

  • Ability to take initiative, identify and solve problems and make recommendations to the Maintenance Manager

  • Ability to work to a schedule by applying themselves consistently and methodically at all times to ensure work is completed on time

Reporting TO

As part of the cleaning and maintenance team this position will report to the Head Cleaner (for all cleaning matters) and the Maintenance Manager otherwise.

The School

Carinya is a co-educational, Christian school with a student population of approximately 800 students between Prep and Year 12 in Tamworth.

How To Apply

Applications must complete a Carinya Staff Application Form. Hard copies are available on request from the Business Manager (6762 0970).

Applicants should also include a cover letter, detailing how they are able to address the selection criteria.

Applications close Friday the 20th of September 2019. Interviews will take place as soon as convenient.

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