Facilities Manager, Brent

Closing date:

Capital City AcademyBrent
Date posted:
Start date: Monday 9th March (or sooner)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £32,712 - £38,054 (Scale 4 - Point 32-38 (FTE) + local government pension fund (final salary scheme) + staff benefits)
Contract term: Permanent

Capital City Academy are seeking a professional and dedicated Facilities Manager with a passion for high standards of facilities management for our state of the art building designed by leading architects Foster and Partners. 

The facilities team has been outsourced in the past to external contractors.  Our new strategy is to build a professional, supportive, friendly and self-sufficient in-house facilities team.  The team requires a Facilities Manager who will lead in building excellent relationships with a variety of contractors who will need to deliver various services according to agreed service level agreements and manage basic repairs and in-house set ups for academic events. 

The successful candidate will be a leader, be reflective, adaptable and innovative in bringing about financial efficiencies to the facilities management function.  They will share the school’s vision and the belief that Capital City Academy will provide an exceptional environment to promote a passion for learning and discovery, enabling all learners to succeed. 

A key objective for the role is to develop a life cycle plan for the building’s assets.

You will be:

  • a professional administrator with appreciation of procurement practices and financial management principles
  • have the capacity to learn and develop additional skills in the role
  • passionate about customer service 
  • desire to take pride in our high specification building 
  • equipped to lead and deliver strong facilities management.
  • a good communicator, with high standards of planning and organisational skills
  • committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work in a supportive environment in a high specification building 
  • The opportunity to support a small team in delivering maintenance work 
  • Support Staff CPD provision 
  • A school that values wellbeing
  • Inner London pay scales
  • An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site

How to apply

Please complete and return the Application Form to recruitment@capitalcityacademy.org  by 5pm on Friday 21st February 2020. Interviews will be held shortly after.

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