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Maintenance Manager

Acorn Education and Care LimitedBrookthorpe

Job Title:          Facilities Manager

Location:          Brookthorpe Hall School  

Salary:              Up to £25,000 per annum

Reports to:      Head teacher

Hours:              40 hours per week

Contract:          Permanent


We are looking for an experienced Facilities Manager to join our brand-new team at Brookthorpe Hall School.


The Facilities Manager will contribute to the growth and development of the School and will lead on the delivery of providing a warm, safe, and secure environment in which all learners are able to thrive.


This is a great opportunity for a Facilities Manager who wants to influence the outcomes for students with autism and various complex needs. Your work will be challenging and rewarding in equal measure, and you will be working in a college where we maintain a strong safeguarding culture, where pupils are listened to, respected, and involved in as many decisions as possible.


Quality is always top of our agenda, and we pride ourselves on the quality of what we do. We are looking for a Facilities Manager who shares our vision to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK, to be happy and to make their way in the world.


The successful candidate must have site management experience, along with knowledge of building regulations and health and safety policies and procedures. You will be able to respond to emergency situations in a calm and rational manner and be able to work as part of a team and independently.


About us:

Brookthorpe Hall School. is our brand-new independent specialist School, providing education to students aged 7-14 years with SEMH, ASD and complex needs. The School is due to open in April 2022 and will open with a small cohort of students with the view of steadily increasing the number of students to a maximum of 60 over the next four years.


Why join us?

We offer a friendly and inclusive working environment and the chance to be part of a fantastic multidisciplinary team, who work hard and support each other to deliver personalised, bespoke education & care. Our benefits package includes free parking, shopping discounts and cashback via our ‘Rewards Hub’, and access to content on mindfulness, fitness, recipes and much more as part of our ‘Your Wellbeing Matters’ programme.

As well as opportunities for internal promotion, you will have access to high-quality Continuing Professional Development to help pursue your own personal goals. We also offer accredited training programmes including Diplomas and NVQs, supplemented by ongoing learning opportunities.

Ultimately, all of our roles give you the opportunity to enrich the lives of young people and make a positive difference.


Acorn Education and Care is part of Outcomes First Group. We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS. 

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