The Governors of St. John Fisher Catholic School have a compelling vision for the future — one that is shared by the Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. Our ambition is twofold: to see students gain excellent qualifications and also grow as confident and compassionate citizens, who have developed thoughtfully within a Christian ethos.

St. John Fisher Catholic School, in Medway caters for all abilities and is proud of its strong and vibrant Christian ethos. The school is voluntary aided, within a selective unitary authority and falls under the guidance of the Education Commission of the Archdiocese of Southwark.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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Support Staff Vacancies

Caretaker x 2

Full Time

Salary D2 (£18,426-£21,166)

Required from 1 October 2019

St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School is seeking to appoint a Caretaker to work as part of a team under the direction of the Estates Manager.

We are looking for a trustworthy, hardworking and conscientious caretaker, with a confident and friendly manner to manage and maintain the school and its grounds.

The role will include maintaining the school buildings and offering a range of caretaking services. You should have a keen eye for detail and be able to demonstrate a practical knowledge of DIY skills. You will be a key holder with responsibility for securing the site; however, you will need to be flexible in your approach to occasional changes in the opening / locking up time and shift patterns.

This post is Full Time, 37 hours per week and the role will commence on Tuesday 1 October 2019.

St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School is based in Chatham, Kent, an area with excellent transport links to London and close to the South Downs.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

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Applicants should complete the Support Staff application from Section 1 below and both the Recruitment and Rehabilitation forms from Section 2.

All three completed application forms should be completed and emailed to a.bovis@stjohnfisher.school or posted directly to the Headteacher, Mrs D Lennon.

Closing date: Wednesday 25th September 2019

Interviews to be held: Friday 27th September 2019

This school is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Check and successful references will be required prior to any offer of employment.


Application Forms

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Applicants should complete the application form from Section 1 that is appropriate to the post they are applying for, as well as both forms from Section 2.

Section 1:

Please complete the appropriate application form from this section, then go to Section 2.

Download the appropriate application form below;

Section 2:

Please complete both forms in this section.

Applicants should complete and return all three completed forms for the application, to the school address below;

St John Fisher Catholic School
Ordnance Street