Old Buckenham Primary School and Nursery, Attleborough, Norfolk

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
£18,562 - £18,933 per annum

Job summary

Permanent, 30 hours a week, Term Time + 4 Weeks
Salary £18,562 - £18,933 per annum
We are a rural community primary school situated in the village of Old Buckenham, Norfolk which first opened back in 1963. We are a joint Primary and Nursery School with exceptional grounds that include two playgrounds, a wildlife area with pond, a vast games’ field, international arboretum, amphitheatre, tunnel and mound, an adventure playground and an exciting and stimulating outdoor learning area for our youngest children. We believe in developing a child’s intellectual, creative, emotional, physical, spiritual and moral aspects of their personality. This takes place in a caring and supportive school that has strong links with the local community. Our School motto is “Inspiring learning for life” and we do this by nurturing life long learning, aspiring to outstanding levels of individual achievement and promoting opportunities for children to discover their talents. Our strong leadership team and continuous improvement approach was recognised by Ofsted in our last inspection where we were rated as ‘Good’ in all aspects.
The School Caretaker is responsible for pro-actively managing the security, care and availability of the school site, the building, furniture, fittings and equipment to ensure a satisfactory and safe physical environment and to promote the efficient use of the School’s assets.
Job activities are divided into the following categories: Site and Security, Preparing Facilities and Cleaning, Maintenance and Repairs and Monitoring Work and Team Working.

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The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
219 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Ofsted report
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About Old Buckenham Primary School and Nursery

Our school motto is “Inspiring learning for life” which was agreed by all teachers, students and parents to reflect the importance of every single child, and an all-rounded education which goes beyond the classroom. We are a supportive school based in a scenic Norfolk village, approx. 30 mins away from Norwich.

Old Buckenham High School is a member of the Sapientia Education Trust (SET) which is currently led by the Executive Principal of Wymondham College as CEO.

School location

Abbey Road, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 1RH

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