Trust Estates Manager, Wakefield

Closing date:Expiring today

New Collaborative Learning TrustWakefield

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Band P of the NCLT Support Staff Spine, £45,481 - £48,601 depending on experience. A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Estates professional to join an outstanding team and be at the forefront of our organisational development.

As Trust Estates Manager, you will lead on the management of services and processes to support the provision of safe and legally compliant campus operations in all academies across the Trust. Responsible for the Trust Estates Strategy, you will oversee all aspects of estates procurement, contract management, grounds and building’s design, development and maintenance, cleaning, security, utilities infrastructure and space management etc. Working with the site leads, you will have overall management responsibility for the site teams based at each site and have a willingness to work flexibly, attending at the various sites as required as well as some evening work.  

With previous experience in a similar environment and a good understanding of legislation and guidance relating to health and safety, you will have excellent organisation and negotiation skills, along with excellent accuracy and attention to detail. Experience of completing risk assessments and/or checks relating to work standards, data returns to funding bodies and experience in managing contractors/building projects is also essential.

New Collaborative Learning Trust (NCLT) has a dynamic, positive and supportive culture for staff and students and with an enviable reputation for staff career progression and development is at an exciting time in its development and growth. You will join a focused and driven team, committed to providing the highest standards of education for young people, in a challenging but supportive learning environment.  Our colleges offer primarily A Level provision with some Level 3 BTEC alongside and some Level 2 provision.

NCLT currently comprises of New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford. The colleges work closely, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression. 

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.

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Closing Date: 27 January 2020.

NCLT has a commitment to safeguarding students and the successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced DBS.  We value diversity and actively promote equality of opportunity.  As a Disability Confident Employer, all disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for a post will be offered an interview.

More about New Collaborative Learning Trust
Type: English Colleges
Address: C/o New College Pontefract, Park Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4QR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1977 702139