Pekerau Primary School - 742 Te Rahu Rd, Te Awamutu 3800 | Phone: 07-871 6025

Pekerau School Caretaker Vacancy


Pekerau School is a vibrant, bicultural school located in Te Awamutu. We are looking for a part-time Caretaker to come and join our team of professionals for 20 to 25 hours per week.  You will be responsible for maintaining our grounds and buildings.


Person Specifics:

  • Trade skills or handyman experience

  • Able to use initiative with good communication skills

  • Proven work ethic and ability to get the job done

  • Motivated and able to work unsupervised

  • Flexible

  • Physically fit to complete tasks required

  • Be willing to undertake a police vet

  • Personal safety procedures must be adhered to in accordance with school policy and the Health & Safety in the WorkPlace

  • Some computer skills (able to use email confidently)


Schools are incredibly busy places so you need to be flexible and calm under pressure and to be a Team Player!  Employment start date and hours of work will be discussed with the successful applicant.  Remuneration is within the ‘School Caretakers & Cleaners Collective Agreement’ and will also be discussed with the successful applicant.  


Previous experience would be an advantage, but not necessary for the right applicant.  Download our application form and return with your cover letter and CV to vacancy@pekerau.school.nz  no later than 12.30pm Wednesday  24th July 2019.  


How to apply:

1. Download our application form

2.  Write a cover letter

3.  Email your CV, Application form and Cover Letter to vacancy@pekerau.school.nz no later than 12.30pm Wednesday  24th July 2019.