Tuakau School


We are looking for a hard working caretaker/Grounds person to join our team at Tuakau Primary School.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be fit and hard working with a positive attitude 

  • Be able to work independently and as part of a collegial team

  • Have an eye for detail and take pride in their work 

  • Relate well and work with all members of our Multicultural school community including the students and whaanau, staff, Principal and the Board of Trustees 

  • Liaise with tradespeople

  • Complete health and safety checks and complete necessary compliance documents 

The position offers 

  • Flexibility of hours

  • Supportive colleagues

  • Wide variety of tasks

The position is part time for 20 hours a week. The exact working hours will be negotiable, but need to be spread over the school week to meet the needs of the school. 

Our successful Caretaker/Grounds person will have some industry training and some experience in minor building, plumbing and electrical work and have the ability to liaise directly with tradespeople. 

Applicants for this position should have a full drivers licence, NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and be able to successfully pass a Police vet.

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you! 

Please send a Cover letter and Curriculum Vitae including references to;

Bathsheba Tofilau


Tuakau Primary School


(09) 2368105

Applications close Wednesday 14 April at 3pm.