Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    14 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: 10 hours per week x 42 weeks

Contract type


Actual salary

£6,652 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Garfield Primary is a securely “Good” school (Ofsted March 2019). 7 years ago we moved into our innovative brand new school building, which has amazing facilities for all staff and pupils. It is an exciting time to join us in our continuing journey to “outstanding”. We are looking for a skilled individual to join our friendly, ambitious school. Staff retention is generally high and there are good opportunities for career development at Garfield.


We are looking for candidates who:

  • Can clean to a high standard
  • Can carry out a deep clean in designated areas (usually in the holiday period)
  • Can follow health and safety regulations and policies relating to cleaning within an education environment
  • Are willing to undergo training in the use of cleaning equipment
  • Can work independently and as a team member
  • Are able to take direction from their line manager, and follow school policies and procedures

Hours: 2 hours per day (hours of work 4pm to 6pm)

Salary: Scale 1c £6,652, Term Time plus 3 weeks (to be arranged in advance)

For all our staff at Garfield we offer:

  • An experienced and supportive senior team
  • A chance to make a difference and have a fulfilling career
  • A professional and friendly working environment
  • Happy and well behaved children who love their learning and make us proud to be at Garfield
  • Dedicated governors, staff, children and parents who work hard to continue to develop our school
  • An ambitious school which also cares about staff wellbeing and a work life balance
  • The opportunity to work in a school with outstanding facilities

Please look at our website ( for information about our school.

Please do not send CV’s, as they will not be considered. To request an application pack, please email

Closing date: Friday 14th June 2024 – 9am

Interviews will be held week commencing: 24th June 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

What the school offers its staff

Please see Candidate Information Pack

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to

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About Garfield Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
309 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 8368 4500

Primary School

School location

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