We are hiring -  Part-time Caretaker/Groundsperson

24th Jun · Dawn Hawkins

An opportunity has arisen for a part-time Caretaker/Groundsperson to undertake caretaker services at the Barn.

Part-time Caretaker/Groundsperson

Hours: 16hrs per week (flexible)

Salary: £10.75 per hour (depending on experience)

An opportunity has arisen for a part-time Caretaker/Groundsperson to undertake caretaker services at the Barn, Aberdeenshire’s largest multi-arts venue offering a range of high quality live performances, cinema, exhibitions, workshops, outreach and training projects. To accommodate the Barn’s varied programme, the position will require the post holder to work flexibly during the week and at weekends.

The Caretaker is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe and welcoming environment for both visitors and performers at Barn, assisting with the setup and breakdown of public events, workshops, exhibitions and private hires, and serving as a main key-holder for the premises.

The post holder has the responsibility to continuously adhere to the Health & Safety practices and the policies of the Barn. The post holder will also play a key role in the maintenance of our outdoor spaces including our Wild and Walled Gardens. We would be particularly interested in applicants who have at least one year’s experience of caretaking/groundsperson duties and managing/mentoring volunteers.

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To apply please submit an up to date CV and cover letter outlining your experience and suitability for the post, making specific reference to the job requirements and criteria.

Application deadline: Friday 15 July 2022 at 5pm

Please send all applications to venue@thebarnarts.co.uk or by post to the Barn, Burn o’ Bennie, Banchory, AB31 5QA marked Caretaker