Facilities Manager, Bexley

Closing date:

St. Catherine's Catholic SchoolBexley
Date posted:
Start date: October 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Bexley grade 9 (£27,342 to £30,108).
Contract term: Permanent

Required for October 2018 to lead, manage and operate an effective and comprehensive facility management programme, we are seeking to appoint an appropriately experienced and qualified person who will play an important role in the school.

The successful candidate will be an energetic member of staff, committed to the success of the school in providing a safe, secure and welcoming environment for our students, staff and visitors. Ideally, the successful applicant should have some experience of working in either a college or school environment and have relevant practical building related experience and qualifications. There will be a requirement to work closely with staff at all levels in co-ordinating site security, maintenance programmes, health and safety requirements and out of hour’s usage of the school including managing the lettings system to community users.

They will be required to give advice and support to the Headteacher and Business and Finance Manager regarding building regulations and health and safety legislation and be proactive in providing a planned maintenance programme.

The successful candidate will need to be able to work independently as well as part of a team. They will need to be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines, have excellent communication and prioritisation skills, and be computer literate. They will have an eye for detail as well as the capability for assessing the overall picture. They will be enthusiastic about working within a school environment, and supporting the needs of the school.

St Catherine’s Catholic School is a large, truly comprehensive school with 1,050 students on roll. We are a popular, successful school enjoying the benefits of our strong team ethos and well maintained facilities.

If you would like to join a large and vibrant school where every person matters, we look forward to receiving your application.

All appointments will, of course, be subject to appropriate Safeguarding procedures.

Closing date 12pm Thursday 20th September 2018. (Please note – we reserve the right to close this post early)

Interviews will be held w/b Monday 24th September 2018.

To request an application pack, please contact the school:



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