We are looking to appoint an experienced Maintenance Surveyor to support the work of the Director of Estates in developing and maintaining the fifteen schools within our education Trust.
Based at our central offices on the Nottingham University Triumph Road campus but working in schools across Nottinghamshire, you will be expected to use your professional knowledge and experience to determine repair requirements, progress repair works and ensure that works are completed as efficiently as possible.
Supported by the Estates Director, you will also work with schools to ensure Health and Safety and Fire compliance, using and monitoring the Trust’s estates Management Portal to ensure our schools are safe places to learn and work.
This role provides an opportunity to work on a variety of different types of projects with the full range of stakeholders for an organisation that works every day to provide the very best life chances for 8000 students.
To be successful, you will have:
- Experience in the supervision of minor building work contracts and responsive maintenance projects
- Experience in carrying out building surveys and being able to identify structural defects
- Experience in the supervision of building industry operatives
- Full understanding of construction procedures and methodology in relation to building works regarding both repair and maintenance projects
- Understanding of health and safety practice
The Nova offices are located in the Sir Colin Campbell building on the University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus. This is a modern, purpose built campus with many state of the art, sustainable and environmentally friendly buildings. Facilities available to our staff include a Starbucks coffee shop, two cafes, a convenience store, a discounted gym and plenty of outdoor space including a series of lakes. As part of the Nova Education Trust, you will enjoy the benefits of being part of our group of schools and have access to outstanding CPD, career development opportunities and a Westfield Health healthcare package. We also offer free parking and there are weekly networking events held on campus providing free drinks and cakes.
About the Nova Education Trust
The Nova Education Trust is a dynamic and growing Multi Academy Trust based in the East Midlands. Our Trust is committed to providing high quality education to all our students, regardless of their backgrounds. Our track record demonstrates our ability to deliver our core goal; achievement for every child. Our portfolio of schools covers both the secondary and primary phases, working in a range of different contexts.
Our high expectations are central to the positive ethos that we develop throughout our group of schools. This approach is focused on securing success for all our learners and providing them with the very best life opportunities. Our motto is ‘Work Hard, Be Kind’.
We believe nothing is more important than making a difference to children’s life chances.
To apply for this post please complete the online application on our website www.novaeducationtrust.net
Closing Date: Monday 18th February 2019
This vacancy is closed to applications.