Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Caretaker - Full-time

Ellington Infant School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2340-52S
  • Posted:06/02/2019
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:25/02/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:4th March 2019


We are looking to appoint a flexible, organised and enthusiastic Caretaker with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to join our friendly school.

Hours will be 35 per week, Monday to Friday comprising of a morning shift 6.00am – 10am (4 hours) and an afternoon shift 2.30pm – 5.30pm (3 hours).

Do you have skills/qualifications in one or more of these trades:- plumbing, carpentry, decorating, joinery, technology, grounds maintenance? Are you someone who would take pride in contributing to the improvement of our lovely school building and grounds? We are looking for someone who, as well as having trades expertise, can

  • Prioritise and undertake repair and improvement programmes in school
  • Take responsibility for calling out contractors where necessary, quality assuring and signing off their work
  • Undertake general caretaking, emergency cleaning and porterage duties
  • Take advantage of training on offer to further develop skills to enable school to achieve best value
  • Have effective working relationships with the staff, pupils, governors and any contractors 
  • Be a keyholder and part of the emergency call out team for alarm calls

Actual salary based on qualifications, skills and previous experience.

If you would like to find out more about our school please contact the school office for an informal visit on (01843) 591638, email finance@ellington-infant.kent.sch.uk or visit our website www.ellington-infant.kent.sch.uk

 Closing date: 25th February 2018 Interviews: 4th March 2019.

Information about the school

Ellington Infant School caters for boys and girls between the ages of four and seven years. The school has places for 180 children. We provide a happy, safe, caring and supportive enviroment where children are confident and experience personal success. The whole staff work as a team supporting children to learn and also being good role models showing respect for all individuals. We are committed to full access to the school for all pupils, providing a bright, safe and enriching site both internally and externally.

Staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01843 851 552


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.