Site Manager (Residential, Permanent) - SELEfirst

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/10/2021 12:00
£22,183 - £24,491
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Building Maintenance / Caretaking
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
SELEfirst School, Hexham
Post Number:
Closing date:
8 Oct
Further Information

SELEfirst are seeking to appoint a highly experienced Site Manager on a permanent contract. This is a residential post and the successful applicant will live in the house on the school site.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, multi-skilled and dedicated person to take on this extremely important role within the school.

The successful candidate must be able to evidence extensive knowledge of general and reactive maintenance, health and safety and routine statutory checks and must have budget and managerial experience as the role involves ordering and managing stock and line managing a team of cleaning staff.

The successful candidate will manage all property related budgets, preparing schedules of repairs and advising on property related health and safety issues.

Working a split shift you will be a key holder, ensuring the security of the buildings and contents, health and safety monitoring and will be expected to deliver the full range of caretaking, maintenance and general repairs, supervisory duties, cleaning duties and completing the relevant paperwork, as set out in the job description.

This is a varied and interesting role and you must be able to work effectively as part of a team, be friendly, approachable, and conscientious and have the ability to readily adapt to differing priorities and work well under pressure.

Previous experience in general maintenance and health and safety regulations is essential, ideally in a school setting.

This post is 37 hours per week; from 7.30am – 10.00am (9.30am on a Friday) and again from 1.00 – 6.00pm. Hours in holiday times will be 8.00am – 4.00pm with an hour for lunch.

Visits to our school to look around and discuss the role with the head teacher are welcomed. If you would like to book a visit please email staff@sele.northumberland.sch.uk.

Permanent contract.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure barring check is required for this post. Further information about the school can be found on our website.

An application pack, including an application form, is available to download below.

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by post and/or by e-mail, no later than midday on Friday 8 October 2021. Interviews will take place on Thursday 21 October 2021.

School Name: SELEfirst School
Full address: The Sele, Hexham, Northumberland
Postcode: NE46 3QZ
Tel.: 01434 602808
e-mail: admin@sele.northumberland.sch.uk
Website address: www.selefirst.org