Site Manager - Gibside School
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Grade G (£25,481 - £27,741). Fixed Term to 31st August 2021.
Schools - Support
Gibside School is a Special School providing high quality education for 160 pupils aged between 2-11 years with severe learning difficulties and other complex needs including autism and profound and multiple learning difficulties. We are currently based between 2 school sites in Whickham and Blaydon.
We are excited to be moving to a brand-new building next year and are looking to recruit a Site Manager to join our School team. Initially this role will be to help and support the existing 2 sites but with a key focus on transition to the new school i.e. involvement with current project team and building company, learning about the new building security/set up and then to facilitate the move.
This person will have previous experience within a facilities or site management role, be flexible and proactive with regards to repairs/maintenance and able to set high standards across the school site. They will be responsible for managing the school caretaker(s) and will require good knowledge of Health & Safety, ideally within a school environment. Other skills required include good communication skills and the ability to work with various stakeholders across the school and wider community. Please also refer to our more detailed job profile.
A school prospectus and further information can be found at our website www.gibsideschool.org and via our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/GibsideSchool). Shortlisting and interviews are planned for w/c 2nd November.
If you successful you will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.
This post may require a declaration under the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2009.
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