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Facilities Manager

Posted 8 March by Swanlea School Easy Apply Featured Ended

Required for immediate start

Full-time + some additional out of hours work, including weekends

An exciting opportunity to join our school has arisen due to the impending departure of our Facilities Manager who has been promoted.

We have a great new teaching block, new equipment, landscaping and fantastic up-to-date facilities. This job is available for an immediate start to ensure a full handover and training. The current Facilities Manager has ensured everything is up-to-date and in top notch condition, so you can start your training with ease. You will directly line manage five premises staff, two IT staff and 14 Kitchen Staff.

Our school is in the heart of the local community offering "Outstanding" comprehensive education to both girls and boys from 11-18 years. You will be at the centre of ensuring our facilities are always ready for teaching and learning and suitable for generating income when used by community groups.

Your role will encompass:

  • ensuring compliance with all statutory duties for a healthy and safe workplace;
  • managing a range of "customer-focused" staff that see to the day-to-day operation of the facilities and the movement of students around the building;
  • acting as first point of call to prioritise outsourced services, particularly the IT Managed Service and cleaning contracts.

To be successful, you’ll be an experienced Facilities Manager who can demonstrate excellent project management and interpersonal skills. You should also have BIFM, Facilities Management or other relevant qualifications/experience.

Closing date: 9.00am on Friday, 16th March 2018.

Interview date: w/c 19th March 2018.

Swanlea School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and references.

Reference: 34633671

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