18 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    6 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: Permanent - Full-Time - Split Shifts: (6:30am-9am & 3pm-6pm)

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

KR5 (£22,595-£23,693) FTE

What skills and experience we're looking for

The role of Site Manager is central to enabling excellence for all our children at Kemsley Primary Academy. It is a role which has a wide influence, which permeates through all aspects of the academy and its approach to health and safety, pupil safety and safeguarding. We offer permanent full-time contract starting as soon as possible.

The role of site manager is vital to the smooth running of our school and we would want the successful individual to be on hand to open and close our school. Therefore, would expect the successful applicant to be on site between 6:30 and 9:30 in the morning and and then again from 3:00 until 6:00 in the afternoon.

Are you:

  • A motivated individual excited to work in and maintain exemplary standards in a brand new, state of the art school?
  • Multi-skilled and adaptable, passionate about and competent in all areas linked to ensuring site security, site safety, site maintenance and site housekeeping?
  • Warm and reliable in character and fully committed to teamwork, getting the/any job done and being flexible to school need?

If so, you’ll love to be part of our team at Kemsley Academy, a school at the heart of its community.

We are seeking a professional individual who holds:

  • Good working knowledge of facility management;
  • Experience of managing and motivating a team and on-site contractors;
  • Excellent working knowledge of Health and Safety Law and Fire Safety Law;
  • The ability to maintain accurate maintenance records and site risk assessments;
  • Good communication and organisation skills;
  • DIY and handy person skills e.g. basic decorating skills like painting, basic carpentry skills like hanging doors or fitting a door lock, basic plumbing skills like replacing tap washers etc.
  • Good computer skills e.g. excel, word, outlook and diary entries of daily, monthly and annual schedules or the willingness to learn to use our online asset and building management system;
  • A flexible ‘solution focused’ approach and attitude to work;
  • The ability to lead teams and is approachable and a good team player;

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A firm commitment to you and your professional development;
  • Friendly, supportive, enthusiastic and hardworking colleagues, staff and governors;
  • A growing learning community;
  • Encouragement to develop new ideas and the opportunity to make a real difference;
  • Fantastic trust-wide CPD opportunities;
  • Opportunities to further develop your career within our Multi Academy Trust, REAch2, the largest primary-only academy trust in the country;
  • The unique opportunity to help develop and shape a brand-new school, including an innovative approach to curriculum provision

Further details about the role

Please download The Application Pack for more information about the role.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Kemsley Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
232 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01795 428689

Kemsley Primary Academy is a member of the REAch2 Trust; a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellent for all pupils whatever their background or circumstance. Staff within REAch2 belong to a national community of professionals, and benefit from a wide range of networks and development opportunities across the Trust. The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike.

Arranging a visit to Kemsley Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@reach2.org.

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