Caretaker (Maintenance Assistant) Ashford Prep School, Ashford, Kent

  • £20,230 plus annual allowance of £4,000 for opening & closing duties.
  • Ashford, Kent
  • Ashford School

Caretaker (Maintenance Assistant) Ashford Prep School, Ashford, Kent

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Salary £20,230 plus annual allowance of £4,000 for opening & closing duties.

Ashford School is an independent school operating from two sites. We are now recruiting a Site Caretaker/maintenance person to help look after Ashford Prep School located at Great Chart, Ashford.

Responsible to the Prep School Facilities Manager your tasks will include Maintenance Works, Pool systems and maintenance, Security, Transport, Cleaning, Porting as well as Health and Safety.

The incumbent will be responsible for the daily cleanliness, maintenance and security of the school site working to the highest standard. Key duties are the maintenance and operation of the pool, including quality of pool provision; maintaining the buildings and the school’s facilities, including play equipment.

Location - Ashford Prep School (but will be required to travel to other Senior School site in Ashford)

Hours - This is a full time position for 52 weeks of the year. Core working hours will be 40 weekly - evening and weekend work will be required in addition to this on a shift basis (annual allowance payable).

Holidays - 25 days annual leave

Meals - Free lunch during school term time (Monday to Friday).

To apply:

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Tuesday 30 June

Interviews w/c Monday 6 July

Note - We reserve the right to interview and offer to a strong candidate prior to the closing date. It is strongly recommended that candidates submit their applications as soon as possible.

Ashford School is one of the UK's leading coeducational, independent day and boarding schools, having twice been voted Independent School of the Year. The School was endorsed as excellent in every category during the most recent inspection.

Ashford School is part of United Learning, a large and growing group of schools aiming to offer a life-changing education across England. As a group, we achieve more by sharing than any single school could.

Ashford School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants

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