St Mary's Church of England (Aided) Primary School








A vacancy has arisen for the post of Caretaker/Cleaner in charge at St Mary’s C of E (Aided) Primary School, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the general caretaking duties and supervision of the cleaning staff.  The post will include responsibility for the specific security of the building, cleaning, ordering & restocking cleaning materials, D.I.Y work and health & Safety checks around the site.  This will involve recording weekly, monthly and annual checks via our computer systems.


If you think you would like to join this friendly hard-working team you must be prepared to work 30 hours per week (split shifts) @ £11.18 per hour (Grade 5) which includes 24 days holiday plus bank holidays.


If you think you could fulfil these duties, please complete the application form on-line and return it to the school office email. 


The closing date for applications is 12 noon, Friday 18 August 2023.


The interview date will be Thursday 24 August 2023.


Start date as soon as possible thereafter.

Vacancy for a Cleaner


A vacancy has arisen for the post of Cleaner at St Mary's C of E (Aided) Primary School, The Green, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.


The postholder will be responsible for general cleaning duties throughout the school and will report to the Caretaker/Cleaner in Charge.  This position is for 10 hours per week (2 hours per day from 3.00pm to 5.00pm), 52 weeks per year with 24 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays entitlement.


There will also be an entitlement to paid leave, based on length of service but must be taken during the school holidays and must be agreed, in advance with the Headteacher, to reflect the needs of the school.



Grade 1/2 at £10.60 per hour (£20,441 pro rata)


Candidates will need to undertake a full Debarring Service check (DBS) to ensure suitability to work with children and two references will be required, one of which must be an employer’s reference.  A full history of employment must be given in the application form and candidates should use the space provided to detail relevant skills and experience for the job.


If you feel you could fulfil these duties, please complete the application form, on-line and return it to the school office email.


School office email:


The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 18 August 2023.


The interviews will be held on Thursday 24 August 2023.





School Crossing Patrol (SCPO)


Oxfordshire County Council are looking for a School Crossing Patrol Officer posted near to St Mary’s Primary School, Chipping Norton.


The working hours are 5.0 per week – 1/2 hour in the morning and afternoon Monday – Friday.


The role is permanent, on a term-time only basis and the current pay rate is £10.50 per hour.


In this role, you will help to provide a safe crossing point for children on their way to and from school.


Reliability is key for this role as parents need to be assured that the SCPO is present so that children can walk safely to school.


Training and uniform will be provided.


The post requires an enhanced DBS check.


For further information, please contact the School Crossing Patrol Supervisor on: 

07867 467794