Cartetaker - Part-time

All Saints Church Of England Primary, Chatham

  • Ref:MED887-3093-37S
  • Posted:22/09/2021
  • Pay:D2
  • Start Date:January 2022
  • App Close Date:22/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:08/11/2021

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CARETAKER NEEDED – PART TIME ROLE

Salary: NJC D2 Scale (Salary FTE £18,933 to £21,748 for 37 hours pro rata)

Contract: Permanent Part-Time Contract

30 hours a week on a split shift basis

52 weeks a year

Start Date: January 2022

 

Due to the retirement of the current post-holder, an exciting opportunity has arisen at All Saints Church of England Primary School for a suitably skilled and reliable Caretaker to join our excellent team of staff. The role is to support the Business Manager and Head Teacher in keeping the school environment fit for purpose.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance and caretaking activities at the school, as directed by the Business Manager and Head Teacher.  They will need to be flexible, self-motivated, have good communication skills and a good understanding of health and safety requirements in public buildings. 

We are looking to appoint someone with a range of proven skills in relevant maintenance and DIY related tasks.

In conjunction with the Business Manager, the successful candidate will:

  • Ensure the school is functional on a daily basis and respond to any day-to-day issues that may arise.
  • Be responsible for the general maintenance and caretaking of the school, for example painting and decorating and any repairs that are required.
  • Have a proven good level of understanding of the health and safety requirements of a school site.
  • Be responsible for the daily cleaning of the school and the supervision of two cleaning staff.
  • Oversee the security of the school premises with daily unlocking and locking duties.
  • Keep the school safe at all times including during adverse weathers, for example sweeping, de-icing and providing advice on whether the site should be open/shut.
  • Maintain the plants, bushes and garden areas within the school site.
  • Have excellent time management skills with an ability to prioritise duties and work on their own initiative

For an informal discussion and to book a slot to look round the site, please phone the Head Teacher on 01634 338922 to arrange. All Saints is a community family school. Once you are here - you will find it difficult to leave.

 

Closing Date for application forms to be received: Friday 22nd October 2021

Interviews to be held in the week commencing: Monday 8th November 2021

 

               

 

 

 

 

 

All Saints Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its children.  This position is subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose all criminal convictions.  It is also subject to pre-employment checks including reference checks, identify and proof of right to work in the UK. We reserve the right to research applicants on social media platforms and the internet, and the Board of Governors may take this information into consideration during the recruitment process

 

Information about the school

All Saints Church of England Primary School is a very successful School located at the heart of the diverse community of Chatham, Kent. The main school has 315 children on roll from Reception to Year 6 and the nursery has a capacity for 60 more.

The last Ofsted inspection graded the school “good” with outstanding features and our last Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) concurred by awarding the school a grading of "good" as well.

Together with three other local Church Schools, we formed Medway Anglican Schools Trust.

In September 2018 we opened our Satellite Nursery provision outside of the school grounds with 60 children on roll.

We are a Teachfirst Flagship school and pride ourselves on supporting teachers who are early into their careers.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01634 832 459

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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.