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Caretaker - Full-time

Dane Court Grammar School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5460-228S
  • Posted:17/11/2022
  • Pay:CAT Grade 4 £19600 - £20493
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:w/c 19/12


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 Friday 16th 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

Our school: A popular and successful school with a high profile in the local community. Well-motivated students who are excited about learning. Bright, modern buildings with excellent facilities. At the heart of the Coastal Academies Trust, with strong links to teachers and students in other local schools. Located in Broadstairs, on the Kent coast, with a sunny climate and affordable housing, yet only 80 minutes by train from central London. Forward-thinking curriculum: we are an International Baccalaureate World School, offering academic and vocational courses.

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

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.