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Caretaker - Full-time

Aspire School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-7005-15S
  • Posted:25/05/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:22 July 2021
  • App Close Date:13/06/2021 at 22:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking to appoint a caretaker to join Aspire from 22 July 2021. 

We are looking for experienced caretaker to join our brand new, purpose-built school designed for our unique children.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible, have a good understanding of the health and safety requirements of a large site and excellent communication skills. Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous but is not essential.  You will need good time management and the ability to prioritise duties and work on your own initiative.  The successful candidate will ensure our school site is maintained to the highest standard that will offer all our students the best learning environment both indoors and out. We will provide necessary training as part of your initial induction.  

The successful candidate will work alongside our Premises Manager and their working schedule will be 30 hrs per week, Monday to Friday, full time. The hours of work will be 8am - 11am the from 3pm - 6pm including locking up at the end of the day.

For general and specific duties and responsibilities for this position please refer to the job description.

Please note that we accept applications forms only. If you have any questions about the post or wish to send your completed application form please email hr@groveparkacademies.org.

Grove Park Academies is committed to the safeguarding of all its pupils, you will therefore be subject to an enhanced disclosure process. As part of our responsibility for safeguarding, in addition to the Kent policy of one employment and one personal reference, the school may request additional employment references.



Information about the school

Aspire School is a special free school in Sittingbourne for children aged from 4 to 11 years; opened in September 2020. The school is growing gradually and will eventually provide 168 places for pupils with autism and speech and language needs. Aspire School will provide exceptional specialist teaching from a team of specialist teachers, teaching assistants and other professionals. The new premises have been specifically designed to meet the needs of the children and will include therapy rooms, a high tech sensory room, soft play and a swing room. The curriculum will reflect the individual needs of the pupils and will offer opportunities for academic learning and the development of communication, life skills and personalised targets.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:HR
  • Address:Vellum Drive, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 5DA
  • Telephone: 01795 477417
  • Email: hr@ba-mat.org.uk


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.