Site Manager, Harlow

Closing date:

Katherines Primary SchoolHarlow
Date posted:
Start date: Asap
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,772-£22,658 plus fringe £585 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Site Manager

Katherines Primary Academy

Salary: £17,772-£22,658 plus fringe £585 per annum

Working hours: 37 hours per week 52 weeks per year.

Closing Date: 3rd November 2017

Interview Date: Week beginning 6th November 2017

Start date: ASAP

We are looking to appoint a hardworking, energetic, enthusiastic, self-motivated, reliable and well organised person to join our team as Site Manager.

Duties will include security of the buildings and site, including Health and Safety compliance, non-specialist maintenance and repairs, grounds work, managing contractors and general porterage. The post holder will be responsible for the cleaning of designated areas on a daily basis in conjunction with other cleaning staff.

Previous site manager experience would be beneficial, although a high level of technical ability in routine maintenance, handy-person skills and managing premises projects is essential.

The successful candidate will: - Be honest, reliable and hardworking and able to work using their own initiative - Have good DIY and premises skills and be able to carry out minor repairs and jobs competently - Have the ability and confidence to supervise and monitor the work of cleaning staff - Be willing to attend relevant courses to develop their expertise

- Be good at prioritising and meeting deadlines and to work independently - Be committed to achieving high standards in their work

- Have good record keeping skills - Be flexible and cheerful and enjoy working with children, parents, governors and staff - Be a good team player, be pro-active and willing to become involved in all aspects of school life

- Have basic IT skills

Annual leave to be taken during school closure periods. The role will be a split shift. 

Your completed application form should be submitted electronically to or by post to Latton Green Primary Academy, Riddings Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM18 7HT.

In compliance with Safer Recruitment guidelines, CVs cannot be accepted. We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidate will be expected to undertake the appropriate checks including an enhanced DBS check. 

Due to the high level of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the vacancy closing date please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

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