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Caretaker - Full-time/Part-time

St Margaret's Church of England Junior School, Gillingham

  • Ref:KCC887-3195-20S
  • Posted:03/02/2023
  • Pay:D2 4-11
  • Start Date:1st April 2023
  • App Close Date:20/02/2023 at 10:00
  • Interviews:W/B 27/02/2023


Approximately 30 hours per week, all year round. Provisional hours are 7am - 10am and 3pm - 6pm, exact hours per week and timings to be agreed with the successful candidate. 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

We are looking for a responsible and committed Caretaker to join our St Margaret's Junior School family. Duties include security of school site, locking and unlocking the school, managing deliveries, organising and liaising with external contractors and ensure the school site is clean and well maintained.

It may be necessary for some evening and weekend work, however this will be done with prior agreement.

Renumeration for this role will be at Medway pay scale of D2 4-11 (18,426 - 21,166 FTE)

Medway Anglican Schools Trust reserves the right to appoint this post as any time


Information about the school

St Margaret's Church of England Junior School is a founding member of the Medway Anglican Schools Trust (MAST). It is situated in Rainham, Kent, close to the town centre in the midst of an established and thriving community. The school is one of the largest Junior schools in Kent and is over subscribed each year. The school has an exciting atmosphere which is created by our staff and pupils, where lively and enquiring minds are nurtured and children are engaged and enthused by our creative curriculum.

Our enthusiastic and inspirational teaching and support staff work creatively with the challenges of education and management and practice innovative and imaginative thinking to provide a stimulating working and learning environment. During their time at St Margaret’s, children will become confident and independent learners equipped with the necessary skills to prepare them as lifelong learners.

We aim provide excellent, inclusive education to all our children within the context of Christian belief and practice. St Margaret’s is both a distinctly Christian and inclusive community. It encourages an understanding of the meaning and significance of faith. It promotes Christian values and spiritual development through the experience it offers to all its pupils whilst being open to the diverse community it serves. Our Christian values of Respect, Resilience and Responsibility underpin all we do at St Margaret's. The school operates as a family, with love for all at its centre, encouraging all members of the school community to 'Grow and Achieve in God's Love'. We are looking forward to the next phase of our journey and we hope that you will consider taking that journey with us.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jennie Tilley
  • Address:Orchard Street, Rainham, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 9AE
  • Telephone: 01634 230 998
  • Email: tillj004@mastacademy.co.uk


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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.