Staff Vacancies

POST:    Caretaker/Cleaner
 SALARY SCALE:  £7830  -  £8270 per annum (incremental points on salary scale)
 HOURS:   22.5 hours per week, term time plus 4 weeks


START DATE:  1st January 2018

King’s Lynn Nursery School seeks to appoint a new Caretaker/Cleaner to look after the Nursery School site.  You will be required to undertake a variety of duties including general maintenance, cleaning and ensuring the site is safe and secure.

The usual hours of work are Monday to Friday, 7am – 8.30am and 3pm – 6pm.  Hours in school holidays are likely to be more flexible and can be negotiated with the Headteacher.

You will work closely with staff and the Headteacher to ensure that the school is safe, secure and well maintained.

This is a physically demanding role including physical tasks such as moving furniture.

You must be able to undertake basic maintenance tasks and have a general understanding of health and safety procedures.

Full training and support can be provided to the successful post holder.

The ability to carry out general DIY would be desirable, but not essential.

Experience of working within a school environment, or a similar role, would also be desirable, but is not essential.

The successful  candidate would be expected to shadow the present Caretaker/Cleaner for a few hours in December to gain familiarity with the tasks required.

Please apply by the closing date:                              Thursday 16th November 2017

Interviews will take place during the week commencing    Monday 20th November 2017

If you have any questions, or would like to discuss the post prior to applying, please contact the school office on 01553 760221.

Support Staff Application form


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and the post will require an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

St James Park, London Road, King's Lynn, PE30 5PT