Caretaker (p/t)

Fair Oak & Horton Heath Parish Council

We are recruiting!

Caretaker (p/t)

Salary: £10.13 per hour (£6,428 per annum)

13 Hours per week*

Fair Oak, Eastleigh

We are looking for a part-time caretaker to assist in the running of various council-owned community buildings across the parish. The role requires some light cleaning, gate locking, and litter picking, and during the summer months, supporting the Operations Team with the management of the Council’s Splashpad. The candidate will be required to work flexibly, covering early mornings, evenings, and weekends, subject to the business needs of the Council.

Main Responsibilities

To provide caretaking support to the Council including ensuring the security, cleanliness, and general maintenance of the buildings and community infrastructure ensuring these are maintained to a high standard.

Key Roles of the Job

  • Responsible for opening, securely locking, and alarming the two Community Centres within the village before and after casual bookings
  • Light cleaning such as sweeping, vacuuming, and mopping floors in buildings
  • Gate opening and locking
  • Litter picking
  • Support in the management of the Council’s Splashpad at New Century Park

The successful applicant must have a full, clean, driving licence.

For more information and a copy of the full job description and application form please visit or for more information contact Martin Johnson at

The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Friday 8 July 2022.

Interviews will be held on Monday 18 July 2022.

We look forward to hearing from you.

*There is scope to increase these hours subject to the business needs of the Council

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