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Assistant Caretaker - Part-time

Rowhill School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-7044-148S
  • Posted:12/06/2024
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:02/07/2024 at 01:00
  • Interviews:TBA


We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Caretaker to join our friendly school. Your role will be to undertake site and buildings maintenance as per the attached Job Description.

We are looking for an applicant who can:

  • Undertake general repairs and maintenance around the site (inside and out)
  • Undertake daily and regular maintenance of the site and equipment
  • Assist in maintaining the security of the site and premises
  • Move furniture, deliveries and supplies as requested
  • Assist with cleaning and clearing up to ensure high standards of cleanliness and a safe environment
  • Have knowledge of and work to Health and Safety legislation and safe working practices

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 2.30pm - 5.30pm

For further information or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Samantha Owen on 01474 705377 Ext 143 or email owens@rowhill.kent.sch.uk

Information about the school

Rowhill School is a day special school designated for pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health difficulties. The school currently has approximately 160 pupils on roll, between the ages of 5 and 16. Pupils have a wide range of needs, including communication and interaction difficulties, as well as behavioural, social and mental health needs. We also provide an Alternative Curriculum Provision for KS4 pupils, providing tutoring, both on and off site.

The Dartford STLS teaching service also forms part of the schools structure.

Our staff work closely with pupils to create an ethos of care, respect and success. At Rowhill, we feel strongly that our pupils are entitled to a broad, balanced, inclusive, relevant and learner-focused curriculum, which will develop the young people to be lifelong independent learners.

Rowhill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and well-being of all children and expects all staff to support the school in achieving this commitment.

Job Contact Information


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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.