36 hours per week
Salary negotiable according to qualifications and experience - Bexley grade 9 (£28,215 to £30,711).
Required as soon as possible to lead, manage and operate the school site. We are seeking to appoint an appropriately experienced and qualified person who will play an important role in the school.
The successful candidate will be hard working, committed to the success of the school in providing a safe, secure and welcoming environment for our students, staff and visitors. Ideally, the successful applicant should have some experience of working in either a college or school environment and have relevant practical building related experience and qualifications. There will be a requirement to work closely with staff at all levels in co-ordinating site security, maintenance programmes, health and safety requirements and out of hours usage of the school including lettings.
They will be required to give advice and support to the Headteacher and Business and Finance Manager regarding building regulations and health and safety legislation and be proactive in providing a planned maintenance programme.
The successful candidate will need to be able to work independently as well as part of a team. They will need to be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines, have excellent communication and prioritisation skills, and be computer literate. They will have an eye for detail as well as the capability for assessing the overall picture. They will be enthusiastic about working within a school environment, and supporting the needs of the school.
St Catherine’s Catholic School is a large, truly comprehensive school with 1,050 students on roll. We are a popular, successful school enjoying the benefits of our strong team ethos and well maintained facilities.
If you would like to join a large and vibrant school where every person matters, we look forward to receiving your application.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to vetting procedures including references and DBS checks.
To request an application pack, please contact Jane Lenihan by email at the school:
Only applications on the school application form can be considered. The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 18th October 2019.
St Catherine's is committed to the equality of opportunity for all applicants, and we reserve the right to interview on a rolling basis, therefore an early application is advisable.