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Site Manager - Full-time

Shorne Church of England Primary School , Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-3019-55S
  • Posted:16/11/2021
  • Pay:KR4 - Max
  • Start Date: 4th January 2022
  • App Close Date:07/12/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:14th December 2021


Shorne C of E Primary School, part of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust, is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school. We pride ourselves on our dedication to ensuring pupil progress through high quality teaching and learning provision for all.

We are seeking to appoint a Premises Manager with a strong work ethic to manage the smooth running of our school premises.

The hours will be term time, six hours a day alongside four extra weeks throughout the year. This can be flcxible. 

The day willl be split, two and half hours in the morning  and three and half hours in the afternoon. The start time will be 7.00 am  in the morning and 2.30pm in the afternoon.

We are looking for someone who possesses a range of skills including extensive maintenance experience and skills in premises management (preferably in schools).

The successful candidate should have : 

Maintenance and DIY skills experience of Health & Safety legislation as it applies to schools

IT Skills, good communication and numeracy skills.

A pride in their work and understanding of the importance of maintaining a safe and attractive learning environment for children.

In return we can offer you:

A welcoming friendly school

Governors, staff and children who will highly value your role

Ongoing support and comprehensive CPD

A beautiful school site which has potential for further improvement

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been successful. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

Visits can be arranged by telephoning the school office on 01474  822312  to. I look forward to welcoming you to the school.


Information about the school

Shorne Church of England Primary School is located in a beautiful village setting and has 210 lovely children. We were graded as a GOOD school by Ofsted in October 2017, and GOOD as a church school in February 2018. We pride ourselves on our friendly, collaborative team ethos and if you join us we will ensure that you have opportunities for continued professional development. The school has extensive facilities, bright, airy classrooms and attractive school grounds. We are situated next door to a farm which gives all year groups the opportunity to experience the curriculum outside regularly and develop their Forest Skills. Our curriculum is delivered through engaging, memorable opportunities and we believe in the development of the whole child. Our Mission statement, GROWING TOGETHER IN LEARNING AND IN FAITH reflects our strong Christian ethos and our aim for the very best for everyone within our community. We are part of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust (AAAT) and we work collaboratively with our partner schools to provide a wide range of exciting learning opportunities for our children and staff.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss T Hewett
  • Address:Cob Drive, Shorne, Nr Gravesend, Kent, DA12 3DU
  • Telephone: (01474) 822312
  • Email: hewettt@shorne.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01474 822312


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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).