Deputy Facilities & Contracts Manager, Sutton

Closing date:

Overton Grange SchoolSutton

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019 (ideally)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: APT&C 5/6 scale points 22 to 28 £22,956 - £27,342 (including Outer London Allowance)
Contract term: Permanent


Joint Headteachers: Mr G Bennett and Mr K Stride

Permanent Deputy Facilities & Contracts Manager

36 hours per week including weekend working (+ overtime when required), all year round.

The Headteachers and Governing Body are looking to recruit a Deputy Facilities Manager for our school located in Sutton, Surrey.

A service occupancy house, located in Overton Park is available, if required, by the successful candidate. This 3- bedroom bungalow comes with an attractively subsidised occupancy fee.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has experience in one or more trades;
  • Is reliable, trustworthy, hard-working and flexible;
  • Demonstrates a commitment to the safety and security of the school;
  • Has good inter-personal and organisational skills;
  • Can prioritise, plan, schedule and evaluate their work using IT systems;
  • Is able to deputise for the Facilities and Contracts Manager and be accountable for their own and others work;
  • Works effectively both independently and as part of a team;
  • Takes genuine pride in their work;
  • Is friendly with a commitment to customer service;
  • Can uphold the ethos of our school.

We can offer:

  • A supportive and friendly place to work;
  • Well maintained premises and grounds;
  • A commitment to your Continuing Professional Development;
  • A subsidised occupancy fee for the school house.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.  Please contact Mrs Brown, the School Business Manager, to arrange a prior viewing of the school house. Alternatively, the house can be viewed by candidates on the day of interview.

Details and an application form are available:
via email to
via the website -
or please telephone: 020 8239 2383

CLOSING DATE: Friday 4 January 2019 - by mid-day*. Completed applications should be returned to the Headteacher’s PA, Linda Owens, at the school.  *We reserve the right to interview and appoint any suitable candidates prior to this date. Please note that CVs alone will not be accepted.

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More about Overton Grange School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Stanley Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6TQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8239 2383
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