Residential Child Care Workers Urgently required. If you have applied previously and were unsuccessful, we would like to hear from you again if you feel you have gained new skills or experience.

Closing Date

Caretaker/Maintenance Co-ordinator

Shifts: Day

Locations: King Edwin School

Job Type: Full Time

Salary Scale £20,000

The Organisation is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Spark of Genius Ltd is a high-quality provider of specialist care in small therapeutic residential homes and education establishments throughout England and Scotland for young people with a diverse range of social, emotional and mental health needs.

Due to the continued growth of Spark of Genius, a vacancy has arisen for a Caretaker/Maintenance Co-ordinator to join our focused and professional team.

This role provides the support for teachers, managers and visitors to the King Edwin School and all the Residential Homes in the North East. The Maintenance Caretaker/Co-ordinator will carry out tasks relating to the maintenance of the school and residential premises and grounds.

We need a confident outgoing staff member who is able to work on their own initiative and able to support others.

If you have experience and skill in DIY, are organised and can follow instructions but still manage your own tasks, and would like to work in a busy but supportive environment, we would love to hear from you. 

Please contact Christine Williams on 01642 366610 or alternatively email at if you would like to arrange an informal discussion. You can also contact us on our Facebook page (King Edwin School) via Facebook messenger.

Please Note - as an organisation, we do not accept CV's.