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DBS287/18 Facilities Manager - St Thomas More RC Academy

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 01/08/2018 16:00
£23,111 - £25,463 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
St Thomas More RC Academy, North Shields

Job details 

Closing date:
1 Aug

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

St Thomas More RC Academy is seeking to appoint a professional, friendly and reliable individual as our Site Facilities Manager. Reporting to the Director of Finance and Support Services you will be responsible for the day to day management of our facilities, ensuring our Academy meets all health and safety requirements and ensuring excellent standards of building presentation at all times.

The role is varied and diverse and tasks can range from moving furniture, undertaking and supervising planned and reactive maintenance to assistance with whole school facilities development. You will work with the Director of Finance to plan the work of contractors in school, taking responsibility for liaising with contractors and overseeing their work in school.

You will be responsible for managing a small team of caretakers - including those at our partner schools for whom we offer this service. Whilst fulfilling the senior role in the caretaking team you must also be willing and able to undertake your share of these duties.

You will demonstrate the ability to prioritise a busy schedule and deal effectively with students, staff and contractors in a calm and friendly manner.

You may be currently working as a school caretaker, a facilities manager or be someone who has a recognised trade (e.g. electrician, plumber or joiner) and have a broad range of premises maintenance experience. We will welcome applications from candidates with any relevant background.

The post is permanent, 37 hours per week worked over 5 days, Monday to Friday, to be worked across a shift rota between the hours of 6.30am and 6pm. The post holder will be called upon to work evenings and at weekends.

The post will attract overtime enhancements where applicable and 23 days annual leave (rising to 28 days after 5 years service) paid holiday entitlement plus bank holidays and Christmas closure.

Person specification, job description, application forms and further details are available on the school website: www.stmacademy.org.uk.

Please return completed applications to cmarshall@stmacademy.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is 4pm on the 1st August 2018.

St Thomas More is committed to the safety and protection of its students. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure check via the Disclosure and Barring Service together with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

St Thomas More RC Academy
Lynn Road
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE29 8LF

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