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School Janitor

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A school janitor is responsible for the security, safety, repair and maintenance of a school building and grounds. Many primary schools have only one janitor. A large secondary school or college may have two or three.

The Work

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Pay

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Salaries for janitors can range between £19,000 to £21,000 a year. A senior janitor responsible for managing cleaning and janitorial staff at several cluster schools might earn between £21,400 and £24,900 a year. You can usually boost your income through overtime.

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Jobs are with local authorities, agencies, further education colleges and private schools.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

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2024
7334
1.3 %
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7429
  United Kingdom
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90747
2.5 %
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