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Site Manager - Full-time

Ramsgate, Christ Church CEJ School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2020-107S
  • Posted:10/10/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:11/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


We are looking to recruit a friendly, enthusiastic and highly committed Site Manager who will ensure that our children learn in a safe, clean and healthy environment.  You will be an important member of our school team and need to have a positive approach to this key role. 

The successful applicant will possess a range of skills including caretaking, DIY, cleaning and gardening. You will be in charge of ensuring the school environment is maintained to a high standard and will aim to deliver a high quality of service. You will manage a team of two cleaners. Excellent knowledge of Health and Safety Regulations is essential and will form part of your responsibilities.

Personal qualities will include: versatility, tact, commitment and initiative. Previous experience of school caretaking would be an advantage. It is an essential part of your role to liaise with contractors, conduct risk assessments and adhere to health and safety regulations. Your hours of work would be 7.25am – 11:10am and 2:15pm - 6pm, Monday to Friday (finishing 5.30pm Fridays). From time to time you may be asked to vary your hours according to events in school. This may involve a late finish time. Cover of lettings may rarely be required, paid as overtime. (The School currently has no lettings). Your contract will be for 52 weeks per year. Salary range £20,595 to £21,693 depending on experience. 4 weeks paid holiday will be taken out of term time. 

The position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Criminal Records Bureau.

If you are a practical and skilful person and want a varied and interesting role in a school context we look forward to hearing from you.  Candidates are encouraged to make an appointment to visit the school.

Information about the school

This is a very popular two-form entry Church of England Junior School, with a roll of over 200, situated close to the town centre of Ramsgate and its Royal Marina. We provide enjoyable learning experiences through a broad-based curriculum, enhanced by a wide range of extracurricular activities. Our aim is that all members of our school community grow in self esteem, individuality and independence, learning in a happy, secure environment with good Christian values. As an Academy School we are sponsored by the Diocese of Canterbury.

Christ Church C E Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred List for children.

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