Assistant Site Manager Northampton Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire

Job description

Start Date: Flexible

Salary: £24,000-28,000 Subject to qualifications and experience
Support Staff Band 3

Full Term, Permanent contract 37.5 hours per week, (52 weeks per year)

An opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Site Manager to work within a busy site team. We are looking for a highly motivated, energetic, flexible leader to ensure the Academy environment continues to be maintained to its high standards.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills to manage a small team of staff ensuring the day to day requirements are met. Leading by example to ensure repairs and maintenance are carried out within reasonable timescales and longer-term planning is in place to keep the environment safe and exciting for students, staff and all other stakeholders.

Liaising with contractors and ensuring all our legal requirements are covered and relevant paperwork and policies are kept up to date. A trade is desirable as will be previous experience of facilities management, scheduling, organising and working to budgets.

Northampton Academy is a transformational comprehensive and non-selective school of approximately 1500 students, serving a diverse community. We were proud to be judged 'good' by Ofsted in all areas in February 2016. Our values, which underpin every decision we take, are RESPECT, DETERMINATION and AMBITION. We have a comprehensive student character-building programme, which has been nationally recognised through the Character Kitemark.

Northampton Academy is committed to equal opportunities and to the protection and safety of all students and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share these commitments.

The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 19th August 2019
Interview date: Thursday 22nd August 2019

Essential educational requirements

BIFM qualification, NVQ4 or Degree or Equivalent qualification in Building or Facilities Management or relevant work experienc

Essential qualifications

IOSH and/or NEBOSH certificate

Essential skills and experience

Considerable experience in Facilities and Estates Management
Proven experience in designing and managing a programme of preventative maintenance
Proven experience and skills in handling the various tools required to maintain a state-of-the-art building
Experience of managing, training and supervising a team of staff

About Northampton Academy

Wellingborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8NH
Northampton Academy website (opens in a new window)