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Cleaner - Part-time

Greatstone Primary School, New Romney

  • Ref:KCC886-5218-107S
  • Posted:25/06/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 11th July 2022


We are looking to appoint a highly effective Cleaner to work in our school.  We need a responsible, hard-working person, preferably with some workplace cleaning experience to join our team.

The position is for 15 hours per week (4.00 pm–7.00 pm, Monday – Friday) 52 weeks per year

We are looking for a friendly, responsible, reliable, pro-active team player with a good sense of humour to help keep our school clean and safe to a high standard. You will be required to move furniture and use professional heavy-duty cleaning equipment for which full training will be given. Flexibility is required to cover sickness / absence and to carry out specialised deep cleaning programs during school closures. Holidays are to be taken outside of normal school term dates. An understanding of health and safety in relation to this role would also be beneficial.

If you would like to join our team, please complete the online Kent Teach application by 6th July 2022.

Please note that due to the nature of this position it will not be possible for the successful applicant to bring children onto the site whilst working. Appointment to this post is subject to necessary checks required by the Department for Education and OFSTED being satisfactorily completed.

Information about the school

Greatstone Primary School is a Foundation School with ten classes and approximately 300 children. We also have a 52 place Nursery on site. We are a well maintained rural school set in large open grounds close to the sandy beaches of the south east coast and the unique landscape and nature reserve at Dungeness. The school has good access by road and is about 30 minutes drive from both Ashford and Folkestone.

The School and Nursery have a very good reputation within the local area and is renowned for the excellent behaviour of its children and the high expectations of its staff. We have a reputation for delivering a high standard of education in a friendly, happy and supportive environment. The school was rated Good in its last OFSTED inspection carried out during February 2017.

Job Contact Information

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).