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Caretaker - Full-time

Lady Boswell’s Church of England Voluntary Aided , Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-3317-164S
  • Posted:18/09/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 4/6
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:15/10/2023 at 15:00
  • Interviews:To be Advised


We are looking to recruit an individual who can take over the caretaker responsibilities at our friendly, Ofsted 'outstanding' primary school.

Lady Boswell’s C. E. (Aided) Primary School is a Church school. We are a caring and committed team, where the rights and responsibilities of pupils, staff and parents are valued.

The successful applicant will be required to work 37 hours per week over a split shift, as detailed within the attached application pack. We would consider a job share, where the 2 shifts are covered by different people.

Duties will include:

  • Unlocking/locking the school
  • Taking pride in maintaining our school site both internally and externally to a very high standard
  • Undertaking health & safety inspections and keeping accurate health & safety records
  • Arranging for annual inspections to be undertaken e.g. gas, air conditioning, asbestos
  • General property and site maintenance including redecoration, small repair
  • Maintaining stocks of consumables e.g. toilet rolls, paper towels


The salary will be Kent Range 4, although a KR6 could be considered after a period in the role.


A full driving licence is essential.


We encourage all applicants to visit the school, please contact the Business Manager, Corrinne Wilkes on 07733 346485 to arrange a suitable date/time





Information about the school

Set on the edge of the beautiful Knole Park Estate in Sevenoaks, Lady Boswell’s Primary School has a strong sense of history, having been established in 1675. We are a Christian school which provides a safe and happy haven that allows every child to develop and learn in a kind and caring environment whilst achieving the highest academic standards.

Although established in 1675, our building is much newer, with the latest part completed around 2013.

We were assessed as Outstanding by Ofsted in May 2022, who stated within their report:

Parents describe the school as kind, nurturing and caring

a place where teachers unlock motivation to learn.

Staff receive high-quality training so that they develop the skills they need to do their jobs very well

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 465069

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.