Appointment of Projects and Estates Manager within Owlcotes
Multi-Academy Trust – A strategic role in the Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust which
operates across multiple sites.
Multi-Academy Trust was officially formed in February 2018 and is an ambitious
and growing trust, in the process of expanding, which currently has four
primary schools: Pudsey Primrose Hill Primary School, Pudsey Waterloo Primary
School, Calverley Parkside Primary School and Armley Park Primary School.
forming, Owlcotes MAT has specialised in developing effective collaboration
within its family of schools, providing school-to-school support and creating a
multi academy trust focused on developing close, supportive and lasting
We are now at
the next stage of development and expansion and are looking for a highly
motivated, creative and innovative person to provide strategic oversight of
school estates and to manage estate improvement projects to enable us to
develop and fully implement the Trust’s Strategic Plan.
successful candidate will work closely with the CEO, CFO, Headteachers and site
staff to drive capital and refurbishment programmes and be responsible for the
Trust estates vision. You will lead on health and safety across the Trust, you
will also have management responsibilities for Every, which is the software
that drives compliance across our schools.
will have experience of site management in an educational and/or a multi-site
environment, but more importantly you will have the health and safety knowledge
and awareness, a keen interest in schools, experience in managing projects, and
the flexibility and determination to make a real difference to our Trust.
Your remit will
- Managing the Trust’s Estate including
- Ensuring health, safety and
security, in line with best practice;
- Support the CFO in procurement and
monitoring of premises-based contracts;
- Identifying opportunities to
secure funding for building projects and enhancement of learning environments;
- Project management of school
refurbishment and building improvement work.
will hold a recognised health and safety qualification and you must have a
current driving licence and the use of a vehicle.
We need a
committed team member with excellent organisational skills – with the ability
to work independently, manage time effectively and prioritise workload with
high levels of drive and resilience.
job descriptions can never provide the full information to candidates and so
visits to Owlcotes MAT, to meet the central team and further discuss this
unique and exciting role are encouraged. Visits can be arranged at various
times during the weeks commencing 19th September, 26th
September, and 3rd October 2022. To arrange a visit please contact
Joe Wilson: email@example.com.
applicants will undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to employment and will
abide by Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust’s policies and procedures.
The deadline for applications for this role is the end of the
working day on Thursday 6th October 2022. Interviews will take place
on Tuesday 11th October 2022.
If you are interested in applying for this role, please see the
job description and application form attached to this advert. Please submit
completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org.