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Caretaker Facilities - Full-time

Mersham Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2285-58S
  • Posted:18/05/2018
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:08/06/2018 at 09:00
  • Interviews:13th June 2018


Mersham Primary is looking for an enthusiastic, caring, conscientious and self-motivated Caretaker / Handyperson willing to take an active role in maintaining high standards of care, cleanliness, maintenance and support for the regular functions of the school. The role also includes lunchtime supervision.

Hours: 8.00am-4.30pm (37 hrs per/week)  £16,968 -£17,826 depending on experience

The successful candidate should possess good inter-personal skills, be self-motivated, team-orientated and be willing to contribute to wider school activities Candidates will be required to have a good knowledge of DIY and be prepared to undertake training.

Experience of undertaking a high standard of decoration, general repairs, and maintenance of furnishings, fittings, buildings and knowledge of plumbing would be a significant advantage, though some training will be available.

Mersham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share that commitment. Successful candidates will be expected to complete an enhanced DBS check

Mersham Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.

You can find out more about the school at www.mersham.kent.sch.uk. If you would like further details or want to arrange a tour, please contact the school office on 01233 720449.

Information about the school

Mersham Primary School is situated in an attractive village south east of Ashford, just off the A20. This highly successful, popular and friendly rural school currently has 205 pupils on roll, drawn from Mersham itself, the surrounding villages, Ashford and beyond. The playing field and grounds have been substantially developed and resourced to provide exciting opportunities for staff to enhance the entire curriculum through regular Outdoor Classroom activities.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 720190


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.