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Caretaker / Site Supervisor - Full-time

Barnsole Primary School, Gillingham

  • Ref:KCC887-2396-69S
  • Posted:01/12/2022
  • Pay:Medway Grade D2 - £21,189 - £24,054 per annum
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:01/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Contract: Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Anticipated Start date: As soon as possible

We have a great opportunity for a site supervisor/Caretaker to join our friendly and professional premises team to contribute to the smooth running of Barnsole primary school, ensuring that our children learn in a safe, clean and healthy environment.

You will need to be well organised, hardworking, flexible, able to use your initiative and have general IT skills. Some knowledge of general maintenance/repairs would be useful but previous experience is not essential as we will give you full training.

Your professional development is taken seriously and there may be opportunities to work across the trust, develop new skills and access training to support progression.

Barnsole Primary School is part of the Maritime Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway. Our academies transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills. At Barnsole we aim to provide the very best education for all of our pupils, holding a belief that all can achieve and succeed. 

In return we can offer you

  •  a positive, friendly and happy working environment  
  • a fantastic school community all working towards achieving the best for our pupils   
  •  national terms and conditions  (including LGPS)
  • tailored programmes of CPD
  • a generous package of Maritime Trust staff benefits. 


For further information about the our school and Maritime Academy Trust can be found in the attached candidate information pack.

Maritime Academy Trust embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via the TES website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Closing Date: Monday 12th December 2022

Interview: TBC

Information about the school

Barnsole Primary School is part of the Maritime Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools based in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway. Our academies have transformed through targeted collaboration, innovative ideas and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with leadership and life skills.

Barnsole Primary is an outstanding three-form community primary school situated in Medway with a thriving school nursery on site.

We are committed to providing a safe, secure and stimulating learning environment where each one of our pupils can achieve their potential and flourish academically and socially. We have exceptionally high expectations of all our pupils and endeavour to nurture their self-confidence and self-esteem so that they can be the best they can be.

Relationships with parents and our wider community is something we put right at the top of our agenda. If you would like to visit please do not hesitate to contact us and we also actively encourage feedback so if you feel there is something we can do better please let us know.

We look forward to meeting with you.

Job Contact Information


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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.