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Job Ref No. ECC2680-101S Position Type: Caretaker/Site Managers Pay Range: £10.14 per hour
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Temporary
Application Close: 11/04/2021 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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We require a Relief caretaker on an as and when basis soon as possible to provide relief for our caretaker.

On days you are required to work, you will be working a split shift (7.15am - 9.15am & 2.30pm Mon - Fri) The rate of pay will be £10.14 per hour + pay per hour for statutory leave of £1.22.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and practical person.

You must have an aptitude for cleaning, maintenance tasks, be able to work on your own initiative and be able to follow instructions. Key duties will include site security - unlocking and locking, caretaking, cleaning, minor repairs and general maintenance duties.

You will need to be in good health due to the physical nature of some of the work and have a flexible approach to a variety of tasks, whilst understanding the need to prioritise workload, to ensure good risk management in a school environment.

It is essential that this vacancy is filled by a candidate that takes pride in the learning environment of the school and understands the importance of their contribution to the positive experience of our children.

Previous experience in a similar position would be beneficial. Qualifications or experience in a trade (electrical, plumbing, building) would also be desirable.

A general overview of Health and Safety would also be an advantage but training will be given.

You will need to be able to communicate effectively with people including children, staff, outside contractors and school governors.

Applications should be made online via the link provided in the advert. Please ensure you complete the application form in full as incomplete application forms will not be considered.

For further information about the vacancy, please contact Romy Barnes, Finance & HR Manager via email on

Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with Children's Barred List check

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Kelvedon Hatch Community Primary School is a joyful, creative school that promotes a love of learning within a safe, caring respectful environment.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Romy Barnes
School Road
Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 0DH
Telephone: 01277 372341

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