Caretaker – Full-time/Part-time – Kingsnorth, Kent

Caretaker – Full-time/Part-time

Kingsnorth, Kent


Caretaker – Full-time/Part-time

  • Ref:KCC886-6919-566S
  • Posted:08/02/2023
  • Pay:£20,595
  • Start Date:March 2023
  • App Close Date:27/03/2023 at 11:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The John Wallis Church of England Academy are currently recruiting for a Caretaker to join our established Premises Team.  

We are looking to appoint a Caretaker with the drive and ambition to share our passionate belief that every child and young person should have the opportunity to realise their full potential; to be encouraged to raise their aspirations; and to have the opportunity to learn in an environment that is safe, inspired and guided by the key Christian values of respect, truth, trust, integrity and love.

The successful applicant will be required to work 37 hours per week over 2 shifts (between 5am and 19.30).  You would need to be physically fit and be able to work at heights.

We would welcome applications from candidates that may lack Caretaking experience but have the desire to learn and embrace new challenges.

Duties will include:

  • Unlocking/locking the school
  • Taking pride in maintaining our school site both internally and externally to a very high standard
  • Undertaking health & safety inspections and keeping accurate health & safety records
  • Arranging for annual inspections to be undertaken e.g. gas, air conditioning, asbestos
  • General property and site maintenance including redecoration.
  • Porterage services

Information about the school

About The John Wallis Academy
The John Wallis Church of England Academy is a 0-19 Academy in Ashford, Kent.
The Academy provides an outstanding learning environment that ensures a wealth of opportunities for students to achieve their full potential, with a curriculum that engenders a love of learning; high attainment, helping students to become qualified, skilled and adaptable; a personalised learning approach, offering outstanding tutorial support; high expectations of all its students, irrespective of their ability or needs; a strong ethos of security, care and warmth for one another, increasing students self esteem and confidence; providing stepping stones to and from the community it serves.

The Academy values the contribution of all it’s staff and offer the following benefits:
• Discounted fees at our on-site Nursery provision, rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED
• Salary Extras employee initiatives including a Cycle to work scheme and discounted shopping,
• An Employee Assistance Programme with a arrange of benefits available to staff and their immediate family,
• Discounted membership at local gym facility.



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