Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Caretaker - Full-time

St Margaret's-at-Cliffe Primary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2532-61S
  • Posted:07/02/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Apr 2019
  • App Close Date:28/02/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBA



Kent Range 3 (£15,628 - £17,188)

30 hours per week, all year round.

(Mon-Fri- 7:30am to 10:30am and 3pm to 6pm)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, capable and proactive Caretaker to carry out general caretaking duties. The successful candidate will need to be flexible, self-motivated, have good communication skills and a good understanding of the health and safety requirements.   Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous, but is not essential.

Duties include:

  • Health and Safety checks
  • Carrying out basic building repairs
  • Scheduled maintenance
  • Record keeping
  • Statutory testing and recording
  • Key holder responsibilities

We can offer you: 

  • a caring and welcoming school community
  • a committed staff team
  • supportive staff, governors and parent/carers
  • happy, enthusiastic and motivated children who enjoy school
  • professional development within an outstanding school

Please apply by completing the Kent-Teach.com online application form.

The school is committed to child protection/safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this duty of care. Offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and other employment checks.

The school is committed to Equality and Diversity in employment practice and delivery. References will be requested for all candidates shortlisted and prior to interview.

For further details, please e-mail Lorraine Windsor, Office Manager at St. Margaret’s-at-Cliffe Primary School:


Closing Date: 9am on 28th February 2019

Information about the school

We are a thriving, high performing, rural primary school nestled in the village of St Margaret’s at Cliffe.

With capacity for 210 children, we attract families from within our village and other nearby villages, as well as the local towns of Deal and Dover.

Our pupils achieve well and make good progress – academically and socially – during their time with us. We make good use of our extensive grounds and the local community to further enrich our curriculum.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 853671

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.