Stanmore College is a high achieving, vibrant, further education college in the London Borough of Harrow. It delivers education and training programmes to more than 1,300 young people and 2,500 adults.
We are looking for a highly effective and efficient Head of Estates. You will be professional and possess appropriate qualifications for the post. As Head of this critical service, you will be managing the strategic and operational activities of the estates department to ensure that services are delivered in a planned, efficient and cost effective manner. You will ensure all buildings and estates matters are dealt with professionally and in scheduled format.
The successful candidate will have good communications skills with the ability to communicate at all levels. A good understanding of estates/ project development would be useful, as would the ability to manage key contracts, including catering and cleaning.
You will be the Health & Safety Officer for the College and manage all aspects of security and maintenance, including direct line management of all security and maintenance teams. You be responsible for the operation and upkeep of all estates systems, including security CCTV surveillance, automated locking systems, fire and alarm systems.
You will be educated to at least Level 3 and have a health & safety qualification. You will have experience of line management, estates maintenance and caretaking and procurement of products and services.