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Caretaker - Part-time

Penshurst CEP School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-3314-136S
  • Posted:12/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:12/10/2023 at 17:00
  • Interviews:26th September 2023


We are looking for a new caretaker to join our team. This will be an exciting post for the right person! It will be for 2 hours a day hours (times to be negotiated) term time only – although we would ideally like someone with the ability to be flexible with hours and timings as the need arises.  The role will include site security and safety, plus general maintenance of our school environment. This role requires someone with the ability to work independently, who is able to use their initiative and enjoy the varied nature of this work!

 KR3 10 hours per week.

We reserve the right to interview applicants before the closing date.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Information about the school

We are a small village church school, at the heart of our community, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We have 82 pupils taught in four classes: Foundation, Year 1 and Year 2, Year 3 and Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6.

The school plays a very active role in the local and wider community and provides many opportunities for children to develop their talents and interests, whether this be in the sporting competitions we take part in or in our wide range of extra-curricular clubs.

Our staff team is small, friendly and mutually supportive, which we believe is a real strength of our school. Our Christian values are important to us and are at the heart of all we strive to achieve. We encourage all members of the school community to walk in the shoes of others; - demonstrating our understanding of the needs of others as well as promoting kindness at every opportunity.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Sue Elliott
  • Address:High Street, Penshurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8BX
  • Telephone: (01892) 870446
  • Email: trust@penshurst.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 870446


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.