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Site Manager - Full-time

Sandling Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2552-140S
  • Posted:16/08/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 5 - 6 (£20,595 - £23,262)
  • Start Date:as soon as possible
  • App Close Date:08/09/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:15th September 2022


We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised, active and reliable Site Manager, with good DIY skills to care for our school and to join our friendly school team. 


This is a full time, all year round position, working 37 hours per week.  We operate a split shift, so the hours are:

7am to 11am then 2.45pm to 6pm - Monday to Thursday

7am to 11am then 2pm to 6pm - Friday

During the school holidays the hours may be adjusted to 8am to 4pm.


Holidays are 26 days a year rising after 5 years’ service and should be taken during school holidays.

Pay is Kent Range 5 to 6 (£20,595 to £23,262) and is dependent upon experience.

We will be holding interviews on Thursday 15th September 2022.


If you have the relevant skills and wish to become a school caretaker with a view to developing into a site manager we would be happy to discuss this.  Similarly if you wished to work less than a 37 hour week we could explore this option too.

You are welcome to email our School Business Manager – Mrs Pat Jackson on p.jackson@sandling.kent.sch.uk if you have any questions about this role.


Please read the attached information and complete the online application form giving us as much information about yourself as you can. 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Information about the school

Sandling is a popular, high achieving school in the north of Maidstone. We are an over-subscribed 2 form entry primary.

The school is well resourced with many facilities including: a library, computing suite and extensive grounds with a wildlife area. We offer a wide variety of clubs for children to enrich their learning.

We have designed a creative curriculum, which is regularly refreshed to reflect current topics and interests of the children.

With easy access from the M20, and being situated less than 3 miles from Maidstone centre, the school is easily accessible by road.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss Claire Coombes
  • Address:Ashburnham Road, Penenden Heath, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 2JG
  • Telephone: (01622) 763297
  • Email: office@sandling.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01622) 200015


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.