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Caretaker - Full-time/Part-time

Our Lady of Hartley Catholic Primary School, Hartley

  • Ref:KCC886-5217-90S
  • Posted:29/11/2022
  • Pay:KR4 Pro Rata
  • Start Date:January 2023
  • App Close Date:12/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:14th December 2022


We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, conscientious and self-motivated Caretaker to join our happy and successful school team.

A Detailed Job Description is attached. Key Duties include:

Maintaining security of the site, opening of premises prior to working day and locking up after the final use of building at night.

Undertaking general repairs and maintenance both inside and out to ensure a safe environment.

Monitoring of heating system to ensure that adequate temperatures are maintained at all times of the year.

Ensuring pathways, car parks, playgrounds are cleared daily of rubbish, leaves etc.

Monitoring work of cleaning contractors and other contractors on site.

 The hours will be 25 per week, 7am-9.30am and 3.30pm-6.00pm daily. Holiday leave is 25 days per annum with the majority being during the school holidays. Flexibility in working hours is essential.

Visits to school are encouraged. Please contact Julia Gemmell, 01474 706385 or email Julia.Gemmell@our-lady-hartley.kcsp.org.uk to arrange a visit.


Information about the school

Our Lady of Hartley is an outstanding (Ofsted November 2013) one form entry primary in the village of Hartley, near Longfield. We are part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership (KCSP).

The school is located in attractive, well-maintained modern buildings in a pleasant, semi-rural location conveniently situated to good road and rail links.

Our School is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of childrens welfare. Any successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 709757


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.