Caretaker Job Vacancy

Caretaker Required

The Board of Management of St Felim's NS invites applications for the position of permanent part-time caretaker. The successful candidate will be required to work 20 hours per month. (5 hours per week) Additional hours may be available as the need arises subject to board of management approval. While the hours are flexible there is a requirement to be onsite during school time at least once per fortnight.

The following are the necessary requirements, skills and qualities for the suitable candidate

  • Competent, hardworking, reliable and flexible
  •  Ability to act on own initiative and identify tasks that need to be carried out
  • Responsible for the maintenance and care of school grounds
  • Willingness to take care of school premises and contents
  • Willingness to plan and record work monthly and report to the board as necessary
  • A clear understanding of Health & Safety

Previous experience in a similar role or trade qualification would be an advantage.

This position is subject to Garda Vetting and the completion of Child Safeguarding Training.

Application Requirements

  • Letter of Application
  • CV

How to apply

Applications can be submitted by post or email:

Email applications to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Postal Applications to:

Chairperson, Board of Management,

St Felim's NS,



Co. Cavan


Application Closing Date: Tuesday June 4 2024

A downloadable job specification is available here: Job Specification