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Job details
Employer Regent College
Location Leicester
Salary £16,804
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
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  Post:   Premises Officer

Designation: Support Staff Contract, Fixed Term to December 2017

Salary: Sixth Form Support Staff Scale point 18 – 21 (£16,804 - £17,946)

Hours:  37 hours per week, full year. Job share considered.

Responsible to: Premises Manager

Job Purpose: To provide general Premises related support.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

· To undertake general porterage duties with regard to incoming deliveries to the college;

· Assisting in identifying routine building maintenance needs;

· Ensuring the security of the premises and its contents, including the undertaking of opening up and locking-up procedures as instructed by the Premises Manager;

· To work flexibly to meet the needs of the College letting duties as required (with appropriate notice);

· Ensuring that the main entrance, reception area and front steps are kept clean, tidy, and capable of matching the legitimate expectations of all those accessing the College;

· Undertaking general domestic and cleaning duties as required inside the buildings and in the grounds;

· To carry out general maintenance, including painting and decorating as required;

· Movement of college furniture and equipment within the college and between buildings;

· To attend premises related matters;

· To participate in the college's energy saving management programme, covering gas, electric, water and recycling;

· To assist in the management of areas of the college site e.g. car parking, lettings, by providing and maintaining up-to-date records of authorised users and facilitating external events;

· Assist in maintenance of stock lists and inventories of equipment and furniture;

· Reporting issues to the Premises Manager / Assistant Principal as appropriate;

· Taking and verifying gas, electric and water meter readings;

· Maintaining a safe and healthy environment for all users;

· Undertake risk assessments in relation to the premises function;

· Carry out regulatory testing as required and maintain appropriate documentation;

· Assist with the enforcement of the College car parking policy and permit scheme and deal with any issues arising;

· Have knowledge of use and maintenance of fire precautions and equipment; 

· Maintaining the College grounds including grass cutting, shrubbery planting and maintenance, weeding of flower beds;

· Committed to equality, diversity and safeguarding practice with young people and vulnerable adults;

· To carry out other reasonable duties/activities required by the Principal and Assistant Principal.

General Duties

· To support the College’s mission, vision and strategic objectives.

· To implement the College’s equal opportunities policies and to actively challenge discrimination on grounds of race, sex, disability, sexuality, age or status in the College.

· To participate and contribute to staff development.

· To implement the College’s Health and Safety Policies and practices.

· To implement the College’s commitment to continuous improvement and its quality assurance process.

· To maintain up-to-date knowledge of current developments in relevant fields of education and IT.


This job description allocates key duties and responsibilities but does not direct the particular amount of time to be spent on carrying them out and no part of it may be so construed. The job description is not necessarily a comprehensive definition of the post and is subject to review following consultation.


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