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Cleaner - Part-time

Copperfield Academy, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2024-264S
  • Posted:20/03/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 - £10 per hour
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/04/2023 at 23:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


Copperfield Academy is looking for a reliable, enthusiastic and hardworking person to join our cleaning team. 

You will be required to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within classrooms, corridors, halls, offices and toilets. Duties include vacuuming, dusting, using a floor cleaning machine and cleaning of washroom areas, tables, chairs etc. Applicants should have a good grasp of the requirements of cleaning in a school including the need for confidentiality and have an understanding of the health and safety procedures relevant to the role and be confident in the use of relevant cleaning equipment.

The position is for 15 hours per week (4.30am - 7.30am, 5 days per week (Monday-Friday), term time, inset days plus deep clean in the summer holiday.

Applicants should be able to work as part of a team, be reliable and trustworthy and have a flexible and willing approach.

Completed application forms to be returned to nicola.creed@copperfieldacademy.org or the school office.

Copperfield Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Information about the school

Copperfield is an old and long-established Northfleet School, having opened as Dover Road School in 1904.

Increasing success in recent years has meant we are fast becoming a very popular school with local families, and we currently have the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren here of former pupils. We are known for extending a warm welcome to families that are new to Gravesend and to many families new to the UK.

As part of the nationwide REAch2 Academy Trust, leaders and staff at Copperfield are committed to working hard to ensure it is a happy school where pupils of all ages thoroughly enjoy their learning and being at school. We consider ourselves to be a supportive extended family of, and for, all our families that is able to meet the needs of the most-able and the most-challenged.

It is now formally recognised that Copperfield Academy is a good school, and a vibrant school. Classrooms are calm and purposeful places, where pupils learn in a safe atmosphere. Leaders are determined that every pupil’s experience, regardless of their individual needs, is a positive and successful one. As a result, pupils flourish and thrive.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 352413


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 Education.