Director of Health & Safety and Estates

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/03/2021 11:00
£42,821 - £46,845
Job Category:
Health and Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Ashington/Newbiggin By The Sea/Lynemouth/Warkworth
Closing date:
8 Mar
Further Information

NCEA Trust has a unique opportunity for an experienced person to undertake the role of Director of Health & Safety and Estates based at its head office in Ashington. Under the guidance of the Director of Finance and Central Services you will provide high quality leadership and management for all aspects of The Trust’s estates, facilities and health and safety.

The MAT:

Northumberland Church of England Academy Trust currently comprises four schools across eight sites, most of which are based in south east Northumberland. Our aim is to provide an inclusive and diverse learning environment for all our students, enabling everyone in our community to 'let their light shine'.

The Role:

You will be responsible for the long and short-term planning, implementation and high-quality delivery in relation to estates, facilities and health and safety related aspects of the work of the Trust and its local environment in a multi-site capacity.

You will take a leading role in connection with risk assessments for all estates and facilities across the Trust and be responsible for project management of any building work.

The Requirements:

• IOSH trained or equivalent
• Level 3 qualification (A level or equivalent) in a relevant area or demonstrates skills to the equivalent
• Experience of working in a multi-site capacity
• Experience of line management

This post is 37 hours per week.

Candidates should be a person of integrity and be able to maintain confidentiality while remaining impartial. You should have a good eye for detail, be of a resilient nature and be able to remain positive in challenging circumstances.

Northumberland Church of England Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.