Senior Caretaker

  • Part time
  • £24,750 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th April 2024

  • Advertised from 12th March 2024
  • 21 hours per week, £14,742 . 12-month fixed term contract with scope for permanent


We are looking for a proactive Senior Caretaker to help care for our buildings and to ensure they are safe, well-presented and ready for various church activities and events. You will be willing to work evenings and weekends and able to undertake a variety of minor maintenance tasks. If you have previously worked as a Janitor or Caretaker, this role may be for you. This opportunity will suit someone who enjoys practical tasks and is looking for a job with flexible hours.

About the role

The key objective is to ensure that our buildings (Principally the Church building and 40 York Place, but also offices at 10 and 12 Broughton Street) are prepared, set up and well maintained for a variety of services, meetings, and events. You will also be responsible for training casual caretaking and events team members to assist you with the above.

An important part of the role is to work on Sundays to ensure buildings are set up for our three church services and children’s groups. You will be involved in changing over room set ups between services and will be on hand to support the Ministry Team.


1. Opening up, setting up and locking down.

2. Routine tasks, checks and maintenance.

3. Supervision and training of Caretaking Team.

Application notes

To apply for this position, please complete an application form and return by Tuesday 16 April at 12.00 pm. Please note we are only able accept applications from candidates who already have the right to live and work in the UK.