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Caretaker Facilities - Part-time

Ightham Primary School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-2167-146S
  • Posted:21/11/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:11/12/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and organised Caretaker to join our friendly team. You will be required to work one day per week: 7.30am to 3.30pm. The day is negotiable (but not the weekend). We are also happy for the day to be split into two half-days.

The role is for 39 weeks per year (the school year) but additional hours will likely be available during the school holidays. Additional hours may also be available during school time.

Training will be provided but basic DIY knowledge, as a minimum, will be essential for this role. All relevant training will be provided. You should be hard working, helpful, and willing and able to work independently. Part of the role will be to liaise with external contractors on the phone and in-person so you must have good verbal communication skills.

You will be joining a school that has been well-maintained with staff and children that will make you feel extremely welcome.

Please see the attached Job Description for more details.

Offer of appointment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Information about the school

Our aim is to provide a stimulating learning environment that offers an adventure for the mind and a care for the individual in a safe secure environment.

Ightham Primary School is situated in an idyllic rural setting and caters for up to 210 pupils accommodated in seven classes. We place the children, who are well behaved and motivated, at the heart of everything that we do. They benefit from many opportunities to take part in the excellent range of academic, physical and creative activities that we offer, both during and at the end of the school day.

We received an Ofsted inspection in March 2020 and the school was graded as outstanding in all areas.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr D Sherhod
  • Address:Ightham Primary School, Oldbury Lane, Ightham, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 9DD
  • Telephone: (01732) 882405
  • Email: admin@ightham.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01732 781027


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.