Site Manager

2 May 2019
Permanent
Cleaning/Caretaking
Full Time
Edwalton Primary School part of the Flying High Trust, Wellin Lane, Edwalton, Nottingham, NG12 4AS
Scale 4 (19-23) - £18,746 to £21,268

Head Teacher : Mr Anthony Thomas

Roll : 420 pupils

PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT RE-APPLY 

Do you want to work in a school like no other, where the ethos is built on sustainability and utilising an amazing site to exploit every learning opportunity?

Do you believe that children should learn in a dynamic, clean, safe and inspirational environment?

Do you take pride in delivering the best for children through attention to detail and pro-activity?

Do you want to work as a site manager across a site including a farm and wood, leading a sensational and passionate site team?

Edwalton is a special place to be; there are happy and enthusiastic children, hardworking staff, a supportive community of parents and carers and a committed Governing Body. At Edwalton Primary, we aim to provide a positive, inclusive environment where children feel happy and safe and flourish due to the care, nurture, support and challenge they receive. We take great pride in caring for our wonderful, sustainable environment and celebrate difference in our diverse school community. 

Edwalton is an aspirational school. We provide challenge, enjoyment and encourage our children to be independent learners, problem solvers and team-players. Our aim is to meet the needs of all our pupils to achieve their full potential in their academic, creative, personal, physical, moral and spiritual development. We aim to equip our children with the right balance of skills to enable them to achieve academic success but also to become special people with a moral outlook.

At our school, we are a family with everyone pulling in the same direction to ensure our children receive the best experiences and opportunities and that our staff feel valued and part of our overall success.
We are currently looking to recruit a dynamic, committed, highly organised and proud site manager. This is a key role in our school and the successful applicant will be responsible for both the security, safety and maintenance of our site on a daily basis as well as leading on managing our farm and extensive woodland area as the leader of a small but perfectly formed team. They will make sure the school and grounds are presented at their absolute best at all times and in-keeping with our school values. The applicant must have a good knowledge of maintenance and be an all-round handyman reflecting our positive school ethos.

The successful candidate will:

  • have high standards for the school environment both inside and outside
  • have good literacy and numeracy skills
  • be able to carry out regular procedures, routines and maintain the premises and grounds to the highest standards
  • maintain and keep appropriate records in line with Health & Safety requirements
  • have good DIY skills and ability to manage projects
  • be pro-active to ensure the school and grounds are well maintained
  • ensure the school and grounds are kept safe and secure at all times
  • be willing to go above and beyond and celebrate our unique selling point as a school – our environment and our wonderful children, staff and wider community

Visits are welcomed and strongly encouraged. Please contact the school office for an application pack on 0115 9144221 or office@edwalton.notts.sch.uk For an informal chat please contact Head teacher Anthony Thomas on the number above. Visit our website : http://www.edwaltonprimaryschool.co.uk.

Closing Date 2nd May 2019 at 12 :00 noon with interviews to be held Wednesday 9th May 2019.
DBS Checks This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Amendment Order 1986 and, as such, it will be necessary for a Submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

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