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School Caretaker - Part-time

Burham CEP School, Rochester

  • Ref:KCC886-3062-30S
  • Posted:28/02/2024
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:20/03/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Monday 25th March


We are looking for somebody to make our school SHINE! Burham CE Primary School is looking for a committed and reliable caretaker to oversee the maintenance and upkeep of the school. We are looking for somebody who is proactive, adaptable and skillful who works well as part of a team.

The job role will include:

  • To act as a key holder and locking up the school at the end of the day
  • Maintaining all areas of the school site both internally and externally including carrying out some small repairs
  • Carrying out routine checks for e.g fire bell testing and legionella 
  • Liaising with contractors
  • Arranging annual inspections e.g gas, asbestos
  • Maintaining stocks of consumables e.g toilet paper, paper towels etc
  • Working flexibilily to support school events e.g PTFA events

We are a friendly and supportive team who will provide relevant CPD and will fully support you in this role.


Suggested hours are: Monday to Friday 2pm - 6pm (Hours are negotiable)

The school is comitted to promoting diversity and equality as well as the safeguarding of children and all candidates wil be subject to DBS right to work and other legally required employment checks as well as an internet search. 

Information about the school

Burham Church of England Primary School is a small school set in beautiful countryside. We are a distinctive church school based within the Rochester Diocese.

Our vision if for all our children at Burham CEP School to ‘Shine’. We believe that all children should be given opportunities to ‘Shine’ and discover their true unique potential through rich, engaging new experiences that enable them to be successful, happy and independent.

At Burham Church of England Primary School we respect, value and include each and everybody. It is our aim to provide children with a safe, happy learning environment in which every member of the school community will thrive. Our aim is for children to build enriching relationships and become responsible, caring and successful citizens.

We are a caring and friendly team who are very supportive of each other. We have high expectations of ourselves as well as the children, as evidenced through our last Ofsted inspection.

We are very close to Bluebell Hill as well as connected to the Peters Village bridge between Wouldham and Halling. The school is within easy reach of both the M2 and M20 motorways and therefore easily accessible from the Medway or Maidstone area.

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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.