Full time (37.5 hours)

Hernhill Church of England Primary School


Ethelbert Road Primary School

 Start Date: As soon as possible

Application Close Date: Monday 3rd May 2021, 5pm

Interviews: Thursday 6th May 2021 

  • Are you looking for a permanent position where you can use your excellent maintenance and DIY skills?
  • Do you want to make a real difference to the school lives of over 400 children?
  • Do you love working as part of a team?
  • Do you want a role where no two days are the same?

If you have answered yes to these questions and are looking for a new challenge our joint site manager position might just be perfect for you!

Find out more here -

Hernhill CE and Ethelbert Road Primary Schools are looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable person to look after our outstanding schools. If you have the ability to use your initiative, work independently but are also a great team player, then we would love you to apply.

The successful candidate will work across both schools - Hernhill in the mornings (7:00-11:30am) and Ethelbert in the afternoons (3:00-6:00pm). The hours are 37.5 per week. Additional hours may be worked, if required, by arrangement with the head teachers.

We encourage you to visit both schools, take a look at the sites and meet the headteachers.

Duties include unlocking/locking/security/alarms, keeping outside areas clean & tidy, management of caretaking and cleaning supplies, property maintenance including minor repairs, redecoration, Health & Safety responsibilities including legionella testing/fire alarm testing/water temperature checks. Training can be arranged as necessary.

You will need to be organised and ideally live locally.


  • Working hours may be subject to variation and call-out at weekends. Different working hours may be necessary from time to time, to fit in with events happening at the school beyond the regular working day.
  • Holiday entitlement - 24 days plus bank holidays. All holiday must be taken during the school holidays.
  • Salary Kent Range 6. KR6 - £20,997 to £22,918 full time salary. There will be a probationary period of 6 months in the first instance.
  • Employment will be subject to satisfactory references, Criminal Records Bureau and health checks.
  • Both of these schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
  • Please look at our websites on and for more information about our schools.


Visits to the school are encouraged and can be organised in line with covid secure requirements.


Please contact the headteachers to arrange visits.

Mrs. Sarah Alexander, Headteacher. Hernhill C.E. School, Fostall, Hernhill, Faversham, Kent ME13 9JG. Telephone: (01227) 751322        Email:

Mrs Michele Kirkbride, Headteacher. Ethelbert Road Primary School, Ethelbert Road, Faversham, ME13 8SQ

(01795) 533124         Email:

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