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Caretaker - Term Time

Meadowfield School , Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-7072-309S
  • Posted:26/06/2020
  • Pay:£9.35 per hour
  • Start Date:1st September 2020
  • App Close Date:09/07/2020 at 08:00
  • Interviews:15th July 2020


Are you looking for a part-time role which will use your practical and technical skills?  Are you able to work flexibly to provide a safe environment for the learning of our pupils with profound, severe and complex needs including autism?

The school is looking to welcome a new Caretaker to our friendly Sixth Form. This exciting role offers the support of our dedicated Facilities Team, combined with independent work, providing maintenance and security at the sixth form site in Sittingbourne.  Please check the Job Description for more information about the role and its responsibilities.

We are looking for candidates with great teamwork skills, an understanding of Health and Safety procedures and a positive approach to children and young adults with special needs.  Some experience of working in a school would be an advantage, though not essential, as training will be given.

Kent Range 3, £9.35 per hour, 10 hours per week, 5 days per week (Monday to Friday), term time only, 39 weeks per year.

Meadowfield School is an educational community in which pupils feel happy, safe, proud and are enthusiastic about their learning.  We believe we are all special here at Meadowfield School; a growing school which serves pupils with profound, severe and complex needs, located at two sites in Sittingbourne.

Meadowfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. This post is subject to references, a medical check and an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure Barring Service.

Please apply online for any of these vacancies via www.kent-teach.com. Please contact the HR Officer on 01795 477788, option three for more information.


Information about the school

Meadowfield School is an outstanding special school located in Sittingbourne. Please take a look at our website, including the Working Here pages, where you can find more information and additional photographs, and hopefully get a feel for the School environment and ethos.

Our School Values are very important to us. We are extremely proud of our enthusiastic staff, who work hard to ensure that pupils and colleagues are safe and happy, and we look forward to welcoming you!

We serve pupils with profound, severe and complex needs, including autism. The school is comprised of Lower School, which includes our Observation and Assessment Nursery called Honey Bees, Secondary Department, and 6th Form.

We currently serve pupils from the ages of three to nineteen, and pupil numbers are set to increase rapidly over the next year and beyond as we add more classes. So, if you cannot see any vacancies that you wish to apply for right now, do go to the School Vacancies tab on the school profile page and click 'Register my Interest' to receive emails whenever we post new jobs.

The Meadowfield Inclusion Development and Support (MIDAS) Centre is our highly regarded inclusion and outreach service which successfully supports over 60 schools and 70 settings across Swale, increasing capacity to meet the needs of pupils with additional needs.

Across the school we have over 240 members of staff ranging from class based support staff, teachers, the Inclusion Team, Office and Admin Staff, Site Staff, ICT Department as well as our Leadership and Management Team.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01795 477771


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.