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Caretaker

Caretaker

The Harvey Grammar School

Folkestone

Salary:
£15,610 (plus overtime)
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
Dcember 2017
Apply by:
31 October 2017

Job overview

There is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified person to play a crucial role in the daily operations of our premises team.   

The post is required from December 2017 for 37 hours per week with a basic salary of £15,610. In addition on occasions there will be optional opportunities to work additional hours at an enhanced hourly rate and the school also runs a bonus payment scheme linked to appraisal.  

The successful candidate will have the ability to maintain facilities, carry out general repairs and provide a porterage service around the school.  He/she will be reliable, trustworthy and flexible with a good sense of humour.    

Applications are welcomed from candidates fitting this profile, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  If you think you are the person to join our team, please complete an application form (available from the School Website – www.harveygs.kent.sch.uk ).  CVs will not be accepted.  

The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.  

Application closing date: 12pm on Tuesday 31st October 2017  

Interview date: Thursday 2nd November 2017

Attached documents

About The Harvey Grammar School

The Harvey Grammar School is an all boys, selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in Kent, serving students from the age of 11-18. The secondary school, situated in Folkestone has approximately 903 students on record. 

The Harvey Grammar School was founded in 1674. The school converted to academy status in 2012 and in 2016, it was identified as outstanding by Ofsted. A new 12 class teaching block opened in 2015.

Headteacher

Mr S Norman

Values and vision

The Harvey Grammar School’s aim is to encourage all students to work to their full potential and develop their individual talents, providing them with a broad and balanced curriculum. The secondary school believes that students should: “work hard, play hard” and hopes for boys' to enjoy their school years and feel supported by dedicated staff and fellow pupils. The Harvey Grammar School nurtures students to become self-assured, articulate and helpful, fully ready to go onto the next stage of their education or career as proactive and confident citizens. The Folkestone secondary school offers a wide range of extra-curricular activities for students to get involved in and expand their experiences outside the classroom, including language practice, sports classes, music and drama rehearsals and international residential trips around the world to expand their global and cultural outlook.

Ofsted

“The behaviour of pupils is outstanding. Both in lessons and when moving around the school site pupils are calm and sensible. There is an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect. Pupils are keen to learn, polite and friendly towards each other, staff and visitors.”

View The Harvey Grammar School’s latest Ofsted report 

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Applications closed