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Premises Officer

Bobby Moore AcademyNewham

Bobby Moore Academy is a new school with traditional values. We believe in the expertise of our staff and the importance of disciplined behaviour and disciplined thinking in our pupils. Housed in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, ours is an inspirational setting to rival any other in the country.

We are looking for someone special to make a pivotal contribution to the development of our school. We are looking for someone with the drive and ambition to join the Operations Team.  You will have the highest expectations and standards for yourself and your colleagues.

Any serious candidates will be committed to attaining the highest standards.   Most of all, you will be genuinely inspired by the chance to put your experience to work in a setting that’s been carefully designed and resourced to be among the best of its kind in the country.

The list of duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of the post.

Main Responsibilities

Minor maintenance tasks and repairs both internal and external

Maintain school gardens on both sites

To carry out Health and Safety checks and procedures, including fire procedures

Responsible for the resources and grounds of the school

Liaising with the Site Superviser on maintenance issues and contributing to the cleaning service on both sites

To ensure security of the premises and its contents (including the operation of fire and intruder alarms and key holder responsibilities)

Be aware of, and comply with, policies and procedures relating to child protection, health and safety, security and confidentiality, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person

To attend out of normal working hours during an emergency (including evening and weekend lettings as required)

To carry out all duties in a safe manner and in line with current school policies and procedures. 


Ensure that buildings and the site are secure, including during out of academy hours and take remedial action if required

Act as the designated key holder for the academy premises

Operate and regularly check systems such as heating, cooling, lighting and security (including CCTV and alarms)

Undertake minor repairs (i.e. not requiring a qualified craftsperson) and maintenance of the buildings and sites

Report emergency repair to the Site Supervisor

Report regular maintenance and safety checks to the Site Supervisor

Monitor stock and order supplies via the Site Supervisor

Undertake general portage duties, including moving furniture and equipment within the academy

Perform duties in line with health and safety and COSHH regulations and take action where hazards are identified, report serious hazards to line manager immediately

Ensure the operation and maintenance of specialised equipment following training, for example sports/theatrical equipment

Undertake regular health and safety checks of both buildings, grounds, fixtures and fittings, (including compliance with fire safety regulations) and equipment, in line with other schedules

To carry out all duties in a safe manner and in line with current school policies and procedures.

Be aware of, and comply with, policies and procedures relating to child protection, health and safety, security and confidentiality, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person.

The David Ross Education Trust is committed to becoming one of the top-performing multi-academy trusts in the country, providing a world-class education to each and every child in its care.  Recognised as a nationwide system leader, the Trust runs 34 schools across the country, ranging from small rural primaries with around 50 children to much larger secondary schools in urban areas. Working together, with a shared ethos and values, our close-knit family of schools is set up to guide pupils through an enriching and inspirational educational journey.

For more information, please visit www.bobbymooreacademy.co.uk. If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, in complete confidence, please contact Ms Jackson, Academy Operations Manager, via Mrs Wade MBE, swade@bobbymooreacademy.co.uk who will organise a suitable time to call or meet.

Apply now by visiting our website and completing our application form.  Please note that we cannot accept CVs without a completed on-line application form.

Early applications advised as we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

Bobby Moore Academy is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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