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Caretaker - Full-time

Dane Court Grammar School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5460-227S
  • Posted:17/11/2022
  • Pay:CAT Grade 4 £19600 - £20493
  • Start Date:1st January 2023
  • App Close Date:01/12/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:w/c 5th December


We seek to appoint a full time Caretaker to join our site team. Caretakers are extremely important members of the school community and a vital part of the team. Reporting to the Site Manager, the successful applicant will be expected to ensure the safety, security, cleanliness and general appearance of the school site at all times. The job is challenging, varied and extremely rewarding. If you are keen, enthusiastic and quick thinking this could be the position for you.

The normal working week will be from Monday morning to Friday evening, alternating with other members of the site team between early shifts and late shifts. Precise working arrangements will be in line with the requirements of the school and are subject to change.

To apply please complete the online application form on Kent Teach and submit a covering letter. Closing date for applications is Thursday 1st December.

Please see the application pack for further details of the following:

  • Welcome from the Headteacher
  • School Vision and Values and Aims
  • The Post
  • Job Description
  • Person specification
  • Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment
  • What we can offer you
  • Application Process
  • Retention of Information
  • Privacy Notice

Information about the school

Dane Court Grammar School is a mixed selective school in Broadstairs. We are an International Baccalaureate World School, and one of only a handful of schools in the UK to offer both the IB Diploma (IBDP) and Careers–related (IBCP) programmes; our curriculum is challenging, broad and internationally-minded. Dane Court teachers and Heads of Department are subject experts, with an enthusiasm for evidence-informed teaching. Our outcomes are excellent and students progress to exciting destinations, including the very best universities and high level apprenticeships. Our students are polite and highly motivated.

Dane Court Grammar School is proud to be part of the Coastal Academies Trust, a local multi-academy trust of four secondary schools and a large primary school.

We offer you: Friendly staff, working together and supporting each other. Excellent induction programme.

"This is a great place to work", "I feel very valued" (Staff Survey - September 2023)

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Carolyn Hobbs, Office Manager
  • Address:Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RT
  • Telephone: (01843) 864941
  • Email: hobbs@danecourt.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01843) 608811


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.