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Caretaker - Full-time

Greenlands Primary School, Darenth

  • Ref:KCC886-2062-136S
  • Posted:27/09/2021
  • Pay:KR4 - £19,000pa
  • Start Date:Oct / Nov 2021
  • App Close Date:04/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are seeking to appoint a suitably skilled, reliable and trustworthy person to the post of Caretaker at our popular and friendly school.

Duties will include ensuring health and safety standards for the site, general maintenance of the building and grounds, project management of specific work involving liaising with contractors, first aid, general security and some cleaning. There may be some unsocial hours.

The successful candidate is likely to have had previous experience of premises and general maintenance, should be physically fit, enjoy working as part of a team in a school setting and be confident in communicating face to face, by telephone and by e -mail. They will need to be able to prioritise duties, which may involve working under their own initiative and also independently.

If you wish to find out more about this position within our happy and supportive team, please contact the school office for further details.

Key Details:

  • Full time, split into a morning and afternoon shift: 7am-11am and 2.30pm-6pm Monday to Friday (morning shift ends at 10.30am on a Friday) - The hours could be negotiable for the right candidate
  • Salary – KR4 £19,000pa
  • Permanent contract
  • Closing date for the advert: Monday 4th October 2021 at 12pm (Please note: the advert may be closed early if a suitable candidate is recruited)
  • Date for interviews: tbc
  • Start Date: Oct / Nov 2021

If you have any quesitions about the role, please contact our Trust Premises Manager, Lee Barge, on premises@cygnus.org.uk or 01322 224201



Information about the school

Our school is a place where children are taught how to learn and engage in an inclusive, broad and balanced creative curriculum. Our school vision of ‘right kit, right mind, right place, right time’, supports all that we aim to do as a school.

Through the work of all staff, Greenlands aspires for its children to leave as independent, reflective, resilient and aspirational learners who are ready for the challenges of life after they leave Greenlands.

Our school is a happy school where the success of every child matters. We have dedicated, caring and enthusiastic staff who are committed to developing the knowledge, skills and understanding which enable your child to enjoy learning. Our Governing body is an integral part of our school and works with us to ensure that the best possible education and opportunities are available to all.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jenny Baker
  • Address:London Road, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5FW
  • Telephone: 01322 224 201
  • Email: HR@cygnus.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.