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Apprentice Caretaker - Fixed Term

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-97-S
  • Posted:20/09/2021
  • Pay:Apprentice Rate
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:01/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Monday 11th October 2021

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We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Apprentice Caretaker to join our dedicated team.

Mayplace Primary is a fantastic school with amazing pupils. Our adventurous outdoor curriculum enables children to think creatively, problem solve and experience exciting learning opportunities. We are a large 2/3 form entry school located in a beautiful woodland setting in extensive grounds. Visits to the school are encouraged.

The successful candidate:

  • Is intelligent and flexible.
  • Has enthusiasm, commitment and a positive outlook.
  • Has excellent communication skills.
  • Can work on own initiative and prioritise workload.
  • Works effectively as a team member.

We can offer:

  • A commitment to your professional development and future career through superb CPD opportunities in the school and across the Trust.
  • A positive working environment with strong focus on staff and pupil wellbeing.
  • A positive school community that will support you to be successful in your role.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and other employment checks. The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

For further information about the school please visit the school website: www.mayplace.bexley.sch.uk

Closing Date for applications: Friday 1st October 2021, 12 noon.

Interview and Selection process: Monday 11th October 2021.  

For further details please email: admin@mayplace.bexley.sch.uk 

The school is part of the Primary First Trust, a primary only family of schools that has already demonstrated a commitment to improving standards and also working with effective professionals on career development both within their individual schools and the wider Trust.

To apply for this vacancy please complete the attached application form, available to download from the downloads section below, paying particular attention to Section 4 of the form, to indicate how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Person Specification. You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. CV’s will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to admin@mayplace.bexley.sch.uk by 12 noon, Friday 1st October 2021. Alternatively, you can post your completed application form to Mrs R Flaherty at Mayplace Primary School, Woodside Road, Bexleyheath, DA7 6EQ.

Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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.