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Caretaker - Full-time/Part-time

Harcourt Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-5225-110S
  • Posted:26/03/2020
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 - £17,365 - £17,411
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:28/03/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


Harcourt Primary are currently seeking a hardworking, flexible,skilled, dependable and self-motivated Caretaker (full/part time) to join our friendly school.

Ideally you will have some experience in a similar role or can demonstrate a keen interest in maintenance and DIY, and an awareness of Health and Safety. The successful candidate will work to ensure the security of the school buildings and health and safety compliance, carrying out a programme of maintenance work and monitoring the repair and maintenance work of others as directed by the Headteacher. As a key holder, the role will also include security of the school premises including all buildings and contents.

For the right candiadte the school would consider either a part-time or full-time role. The full-time role is based on 37 hours per week, 52 weeks each year contract.

Harcourt Primary a one form entry school where the children have big hearts and a passion for learning. We are an OFSTED rated Good school that truely believes that not only does every child matter but also ever member of staff!

As a school we will provide the successful candidate with:

  • Supportive colleagues and an experienced induction mentor
  • A supportive ethos where your contributions are listened to, valued and actively encouraged
  • A friendly team of enthusiastic colleagues, and a commitment to your on-going professional development
  • A committment to a work-life balance.

If you feel we could be the school for you, please give us a call and I would be delighted to show you around our school.

Harcourt Primary is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place throughout the school.


Information about the school

Harcourt Primary is a family-orientated, one-form entry school with a private nursery attached. Graded ‘good’ in all areas by Ofsted in January 2017, we place great emphasis on an holistic approach to education. We encourage all children to become independent thinkers and lifelong learners. We work closely with parents and the local community to promote and provide family learning. The school is set in extensive grounds with large playing fields, wild garden and pond. We are a healthy school and also hold the Eco Schools Silver Award, Active Mark and Basic Skills Quality Mark. We are currently developing our Forest School Award.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01303 279176


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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.