The Fraser Centre Community Trust is looking for a caretaker to help with the operations of the centre.

    Caretaker Job Description

    Key details:

    Job title: Caretaker (p/t)

    Organisation: The Fraser Centre Community Trust (FCCT)

    Location: The Fraser Centre Community Trust, 3a Winton Place, Tranent, East Lothian, EH33 1AF

    Reports to: Centre Manager

    Hours: Minimum 10 hours per week. This will include evenings and weekends.

    Pay scale: £9 per hour.

    Position type: Permanent, part time.

    The Organisation: FCCT is a registered Scottish Charity SCO43597. The Trust is in the process of completing a capital project to rebuild the former Winton Cinema into a modern community hub for learning, development, arts & entertainment.

    The building is due to open in October 2019. The hub will house a café, rooms to let, rooms to hire, with a vibrant programme of events and activities.

    FCCT is an equal opportunities employer.

    Duties & responsibilities: The Fraser Centre Community Trust is seeking to recruit a highly motivated and skilled individual within our team at The Fraser Centre.

    This post is responsible for:
    1. Welcoming event booking clients to The Fraser Centre.
    2. Preparing rooms for hire events.
    3. Ensuring the Centre is clean, safe and presentable to all users of the building
    4. Ensuring the Centre is a safe place to work and to visit through adopting safe working practices.
    5. Cleaning of the centre which includes but not exclusive to: lower windows and doors; foyer/café; offices; toilets; activity rooms; corridors.
    6. Ensuring toilets are freshly stocked with toiletries.
    7. Emptying bins.
    8. Ensure equipment is maintained and any faults or need for replacements highlighted to the Centre Manager.
    9. Working with other staff and users to provide a facility that everyone can be proud of.
    10. Responsible for opening and locking of the building before and after events.

    Skills, Qualifications & Experience

    Skills / Qualification / Experience Essential / Desirable
    Experience of working within a similar role Essential
    Trustworthy and able to work alone Essential
    Takes pride in their work Essential
    Good organisational & communication skills Essential
    Good record keeping skills Essential
    First Aid Certificate Desirable (Training will be given)

    To Apply: To apply please send your CV with a cover letter to the address below detailing why you are the best candidate for the position. Please provide two business/ professional references.

    David Orr
    Project & Development Manager
    The Fraser Centre Community Trust
    4 Cockburn Halls
    George Street
    East Lothian
    EH35 5JB

    Or email david@thefrasercentre.com

    Application deadline: Friday 20th December

    Interview dates: Week beginning 6th January

    Start date: Immediate start upon completion of PVG disclosure procedure

    Interview process: Interviews will be held at The Fraser Centre with 2 members of the Trust. References will only be used if you are selected for an interview.

    Appointment, Training, Notice

    All successful applicants will be appointed subject to a PVG disclosure procedure

    There will be a three month probationary period with monthly reviews with your line manager.

    A 4 week notice period is required from either party.