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Community Payback project at Maundene Primary receives outstanding feedback

11 October 2016

Staff at a primary school in Medway were thrilled with the recent work our Community Payback team completed during the school holidays.

The project - managed by Danny Robinson – took five weeks to complete as the amount of work the school required was vast. In total, four classrooms, two very spacious corridors, two cloakrooms and four sets of toilets were redecorated whilst work was also carried out on the grounds outside.

Siobhan Lindsey, School Business Manager at Maundene Primary, said: ‘This was our first experience of working with the Community Rehabilitation Company so we were very unsure what to expect.

‘We are extremely happy with the work which took place over the summer, the school looks cleaner, brighter and much tidier.  The children were thrilled with their new learning environment when they returned to school. 

‘To anyone who is unsure whether or not to become involved in similar projects, we as a school can’t recommend it enough!’

Nevertheless, there was someone who’s particularly hard work didn’t go unnoticed.

Siobhan Lindsey commented further: ‘One young man in particular proved to be a very willing and able worker who continued to volunteer independently when the project ended. I am currently exploring the possibility of an Apprentice Caretaker position for which we would warmly accept an application from him if he wished to apply.’

The school wishes to continue the good working relationship that was built over the summer and is looking to invite the team back for future projects. 

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