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Caretaker - Full-time

The Brent Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2679-207S
  • Posted:23/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent Scheme KR3 - 5
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:05/06/2022 at 23:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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We are seeking to appoint a suitably skilled, reliable and trustworthy person to the post of Caretaker at our popular and friendly school.

Duties will include ensuring health and safety standards for the site, general maintenance of the building and grounds, project management of specific work involving liaising with contractors, first aid, general security and some cleaning.

The successful candidate is likely to have had previous experience of premises and general maintenance, should be physically fit, enjoy working as part of a team in a school setting and be confident in communicating face to face, by telephone and by e -mail. They will need to be able to prioritise duties, which may involve working under their own initiative and also independently.

If you wish to find out more about this position within our happy and supportive team, please contact the school office for further details.

Role details:

Role:                    Caretaker

Contract:              Permanent, full time role

Hours:                  37 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Weeks:                 52 weeks per year (flexible for the right candidate)

Salary:                  Kent Scheme KR 3 -5 (£18,425 - £20,893 per annum)

Cygnus Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and relevant references being received. Please note we are unable to accept CV’s, only fully completed application forms will be accepted.

Information about the school

Information about the school

With a great reputation in the community, The Brent Primary School prides itself on providing the best possible education for the pupils in its care.

The Brent Primary School, part of Cygnus Academies Trust, is situated in Dartford. We are an Outstanding growing 3 Form Entry Primary school that is friendly and welcoming, with supportive staff and children from a variety of backgrounds. We are a caring team with effective structures to support staff in their roles across the school.

We encourage all our staff to be active in their self development and training. We offer many opportunities for staff to develop their career within our mutually supportive team. We are a Growth Mindset school, without limiting pupil or adult learning. We encourage everyone to strive to be the best they can be personally and professionally.

With extensive grounds, which include a swimming pool, running track and wildlife areas; we are committed to an outdoor learning approach. Our creative, topic-based curriculum 'IGNITE' promotes engagement and enjoyment, as well as the knowledge and skills for life-long learning.

Further information about the school is available at: www.brent.kent.sch.uk and information about the Trust is available at www.cygnusacademiestrust.org.uk

If you would like to add your skills and knowledge to Team Brent and join us as we grow and develop, please get in touch.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Fordham
  • Address:London Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 6BA
  • Telephone: 01322 223 943
  • Email: office@brent.kent.sch.uk

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).