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Site Assistant - Part-time

Wincheap Foundation Primary, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-5221-43S
  • Posted:03/10/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:18/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 31st October 2023


We are looking for a flexible and dedicated team-player who has a sense of humour, unlimited patience and ability to communicate and get on well with a large and diverse staff group.

 This role has a number of aspects including:

  • Site safety and security
  • Out of hours key holder
  • Unlocking/locking the school building
  • General repairs and maintenance
  • Hygiene and Health and Safety
  • Site maintenance
  • Liaising with cleaning and maintenance contractors


 This role will involve regular contact with children, staff and parents as well as contractors.

Ideally, the role will be 25 hours per week for 44 weeks a year, working from 1.00p.m. to 6.30p.m. Monday to Friday. This is a permanent, part-time position.

 The applicant should be someone who can relate to children and adults alike and have a flexible attitude to meet the ongoing needs and requirements of the school as well as being willing to immerse themselves in working at a happy, friendly primary school.

 Some experience is preferable but not necessary.

Information about the school

Wincheap Primary School is situated on the outskirts of Canterbury, close to routes into London, Ashford, Maidstone and Dover and within easy walking distance of the City Centre. The school is well resourced and occupies a large site with its own playing fields and Forest School. There are approx 440 pupils on roll.

The school offers its pupils a broad and balanced curriculum with an emphasis on the arts and has a specialist designation with a speech, language and communication department on site.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Nicola Dawson - Headteacher
  • Address:Hollow Lane, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3SD
  • Telephone: (01227) 464134
  • Email: ndawson@wincheap.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227787360


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.