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Cleaner - Part-time

Bobbing Village School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-2223-54S
  • Posted:09/07/2021
  • Pay:£9.55 per hour
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:08/08/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:August 2021


TIMU Academy Trust is looking to appoint a reliable, enthusiastic and hardworking person to join our team as a Cleaner at Iwade school.

You will be required to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within classrooms, corridors, halls, offices and toilets. Duties include vacuuming, dusting, using a floor cleaning machine and cleaning of washroom areas, tables, chairs etc. Applicants should have a good grasp of the requirements of cleaning in a school including the need for confidentiality and have an understanding of the health and safety procedures relevant to the role and be confident in the use of relevant cleaning equipment.

The position is for 15 hours per week (6.00pm-9.00pm), 5 days per week (Monday-Friday), term time only, 41 weeks per year (38 weeks during term time plus 3 weeks to be worked during the school holidays).

Applicants should be able to work as part of a team, be reliable and trustworthy and have a flexible and willing approach.

In cases where we receive a high volume of applications for a post, we may bring the closing date forward. Therefore you are advised to submit your completed application form as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

CVs will only be accepted when accompanied by a fully completed online application form.

TIMU Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Information about the school

The Timu Academy Trust is made up of two schools, Bobbing Village and Iwade School, both are based in Sittingbourne, Kent. Iwade School is a three form entry school and Bobbing School is a one form entry school. Currently rated by Ofsted as Good (Iwade) and Outstanding (Bobbing). Each school has its own individual characteristics and sits at the centre of their community.

Both schools are geographically near each other and so the staff are easily able to work closely together which they do with great effect "Together Everyone Achieves More".

Timu means "team" in Swahili, a word which represents how we work at all levels within and across the schools.

Within the trust, we recognise everyone as an individual and we nurture, value and develop them. We aim to achieve the highest standards in all that we do and to have happy children and staff, eager and excited to come to school.

We work in collaboration with other schools and organisations seeking the best innovative practice in teaching, sharing new ideas and learning from others. We use research as a springboard for change.

We strive to make our schools even better, recruiting the very best to meet the needs of a changing world. We foster a positive attitude which allows everyone to develop new skills, build resilience and achieve their dreams.

Timu Academy Trust is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:HR Officer
  • Address:Sheppey Way, Bobbing, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8PL
  • Telephone: (01795) 412312
  • Email: hr@timuacademytrust.org.uk


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.