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Cleaner - Part-time

Oaklands School, Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-2433-140S
  • Posted:20/02/2024
  • Pay:Grade E2 Pay Point 2
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:28/02/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:WC 4th March 2024


We have a vacancy for a cleaner to work  10 hours per week ( 2 hours a day )  for 38 weeks per year plus an additional 20 days to be agreed with the headteacher. These hours could be varied in accordance with the needs of the school. The  term time hours for cleaning have some flexibility but need to be within the hours of 05:00 - 08:00. 

Holiday hours breakdown  
Half term 1 10
Christmas 10
Halterm 2 10
Easter 10
Half term 3 10
Summer 30

Previous experience preferred, but not essential as training will be given.

If you are interested in applying for the position please complete the application form submitted with this advert.

If you would like to find out more details about the role, please ring the school and ask to speak to Mr  Garry Bennett, Site Manager.

All positions are subject to two Satisfactory References and a Full Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.


Information about the school

Oaklands School is a Good school ( July 2023 report ) with results which are at or above national averages. We are a two form entry primary school situated in Walderslade.

The school is set in extensive grounds and is well resourced, including our own swimming pool offering swimming from Year R through to Year 6, a Forest School, our very own Farm, training kitchen, Art & Design Room, Radio Station, Running Track other superb opportunities for outside learning.

We offer wrap around care including breakfast and after school facilities to support working families. At Oaklands there is a very strong sense of being a team with dedicated staff whose aim is to offer our children a first class education.

At Oaklands we are committed to safeguarding and so there will be a range of checks which we will carry out with you including taking two professional references before interview; requesting a self-disclosure criminal record history and then several pre-employment checks for the successful candidate.

We are part of the Westbrook Trust and enjoy the support and freedoms of being in a family of supportive schools who all share common values and ethos.

Job Contact Information

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.