Maxine Corry
Dayjob Limited
The Big Peg
120 Vyse Street
Birmingham B18 6NF
T: 0044 123 456 7890


A hands on individual who can effectively carry out a wide range of caretaking duties, repairs and maintenance on a school estate. Maxine is good at cutting costs by applying best practice when using materials and equipment needed to carry out any work. She is able to work on her own initiative when under pressure and within structured timescales. In her current position she is very strong on health and safety issues and carries out daily inspections to ensure the premises are hazard free from unauthorised objects and storage. As part of her duties she liaises with colleagues, teachers and external contractors on a daily basis. Being a good communicator means she is able to listen to people’s needs and summarise technical building issues in simple easily understandable terms. As a true professional she is committed to her own self development and is willing to learn new skills and undertake training to develop role. Through her career she has looked after schools, flats, community centres, gyms and shopping centres. Right now, she would like to join an ambitious school that only wants to employ the very best.



CARETAKER – Start Date – Present
Employers name – Location
Responsible for providing an effective caretaking service to the Site Manager in all aspects of school caretaking, maintenance, cleaning and security.


  • Carrying out day-to-day maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Being the main key holder of the school.
  • Cleaning the school’s facilities by sweeping, mopping and dusting etc.
  • Calling in a registered service providers in accordance with prescribed procedures and timescales.
  • Recording all works in the works sheets.
  • Carrying out statutory testing tasks on fire alarm, emergency light, doors and water flushing etc.
  • Serving as a point of contact for tradesmen, contractors and to receive visitors to the site.
  • Reporting building maintenance issues to the office team.
  • Moving furniture, equipment and goods around the site.
  • Liaising daily with the Site Manager on caretaking and site management issues.
  • Replenishing consumables items i.e. soap, towels, toilet paper etc as required throughout the school.
  • Ordering fuel, cleaning materials, new equipment and furniture as required.
  • Ensuring all waste bins and recycling bins are emptied regularly, including outside bins.
  • Driving the school minibuses to garage for MOT and servicing as required.
  • Making a regular check of electrical sockets and electrical appliances to ensure that they are in working order.
  • Checking the boiler daily and ensure that everything is in working order, and that heat is supplied when necessary.
  • Monitoring cleaning materials, tools, and furniture and reordering as required.
  • Conducting heavy lifting duties in line with the relevant manual safety handling procedures.
  • Ensuring that all statutory compliance and certification is in place.
  • Reading electricity and gas meters and recording as required.

JOB TITLE – Start Date – End Date
Employers name – Location

JOB TITLE – Start Date – End Date
Employers name – Location



  • Possess the physical capability to engage in manual labour.
  • Experience with hardware tools and electrical equipment.
  • Knowledge of all relevant health and safety procedures.
  • Liaising with Suppliers and Sub-contractors, to achieve optimum efficiency.
  • Proven experience as a handyman.
  • Familiarity with a school environment.
  • Quickly addressing any safety and maintenance concerns.
  • Maintaining efficient administrative systems.
  • Knowledge of equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practices.


  • Well-organized and apt in problem-solving
  • Amenable and approachable personality.



Routine inspections



University name  –  Degree details              Study Dates
College name      –  Qualifications                Study Dates
School name       –  Subjects / Grades          Study Dates



Available on request.



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