Estate Manager, Surrey

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Claremont Fan Court SchoolSurrey
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £45,000 - £48,000
Contract term: Permanent

Claremont Fan Court School is set in the historic grounds of the Claremont estate with buildings dating from the 18th century and more than 90 acres of beautiful grounds.

We are looking to appoint an Estate Manager. The main purpose of the role is to manage all aspects of the school’s estate and heritage and to take a lead in planned future developments. The role will have responsibility for ensuring that Claremont Fan Court’s listed buildings and grounds are managed, maintained and developed to the highest standards and that new building and development enhances this important site. 

We are looking for applicants with experience at a senior level of the following: managing an estate or heritage site and/or experience of capital works projects, small maintenance works and improvements, planned preventative maintenance regimes, design and implementation, sustainability and energy management and health and safety management. 

Experience of direct management of projects is essential, including budgetary management and cost control. You must be flexible and willing to work outside of normal working hours when required to accommodate non-term time working requirements.

The job holder will hold qualifications related to estate management, construction, maintenance, design or other recognised trade or profession, full or part qualification (such as Chartered Institute of Building, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institute of British Architects,  or British Institute of Facilities Management).

In return, you can expect all the benefits of a thriving independent school including a competitive salary, generous pension, 33 days holiday, free parking, lunches in term time, cycle scheme and a means tested rent subsidy.

Further details of the role and how to apply can be found under the ‘work with us’ tab at or by calling HR on 01372 473720.

Closing date: Monday 22 April 2019

Interviews (first round): Thursday 25 and Friday 26 April 2019 

Interviews (second round): Friday 3 May 2019

Claremont Fan Court School is active in securing the welfare of all students; the successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS and other pre-employment checks.

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More about Claremont Fan Court School
Address: Claremont Drive, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9LY, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1372 467841