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Caretaker - Full-time

St Margaret's-at-Cliffe Primary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2532-99S
  • Posted:15/11/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:30/11/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week beginning 6th December 2021


School Caretaker

Permanent Position

37 hours per week - Kent Range 3 (£18,425) all year round.

(Mon-Thurs- 7:30am to 10:30am and 1:30pm to 6pm and Friday - 7:30am to 10:30am and 2pm to 6pm)


We are looking for an enthusiastic, capable and proactive Caretaker to carry out general caretaking duties.  The successful candidate will need to be flexible, self-motivated, have good communication skills and a good understanding of the health and safety requirements.   Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous, but is not essential. 


Duties include:

  • Health and Safety checks
  • Carrying out basic building repairs
  • Scheduled maintenance
  • Record keeping
  • Statutory testing and recording
  • Key holder responsibilities


We can offer you:

  • a caring and welcoming school community
  • a committed staff team
  • supportive staff, governors and parent/carers
  • happy, enthusiastic and motivated children who enjoy school
  • professional development within an outstanding school


Please apply by completing the Kent-Teach.com online application form.


The school is committed to child protection/safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this duty of care. Offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and other employment checks.  The school is committed to Equality and Diversity in employment practice and delivery.  References will be requested for all candidates shortlisted and prior to interview.


For further details, please e-mail Lorraine Windsor, Business Manager at St. Margaret’s-at-Cliffe Primary School:



Closing Date:  Midday on Tuesday, 30th November 2021

Information about the school

We are a thriving, high performing, rural primary school nestled in the village of St Margaret’s at Cliffe.

With capacity for 210 children, we attract families from within our village and other nearby villages, as well as the local towns of Deal and Dover.

Our pupils achieve well and make good progress – academically and socially – during their time with us. We make good use of our extensive grounds and the local community to further enrich our curriculum.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 853671


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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).