Assistant Site Manager

Part Time
Between 10 and 16 hours a week (negotiable for the right candidate)
Fairfield Primary Academy, Toton Ln, Stapleford, Nottingham NG9 7HB
NJC3-4 (Actual salary £5016 - £8026 - range dependant on decided working hours)

We are looking to appoint an Assistant Site Manager to join our team. Main duties will be to assist in the efficient and effective site management of the Academy ensuring the security, maintenance, cleanliness and general appearance of the buildings and surrounding areas are maintained in accordance with the Spencer Academies Trust standards.

The Assistant Site Manager will have delegated responsibility for premises decisions following appropriate discussions with the Site Manager. In the absence of the Site Manager, provide effective line management of the site and cleaning team as appropriate to the staffing structure of the Academy. As part of the Spencer Academies Trust you may be required to work flexibly across the Trust sites in agreement with the Trust Estates and Facilities Manager

The post holder will be expected to use all Trust standard computer hardware and software packages where appropriate.

Working as part of this important team you will be required to carry out the following duties. The nature of the Academy year requires some of these tasks to be done regularly whilst others will be on an annual cycle. Please see the attached Job Description for specific responsibilities.

Spencer Academies Trust is an educational charity and academy sponsor, which is committed to ensuring that every child, regardless of background, has access to an outstanding education and real choices in life. We have a successful track record of providing high quality teaching and learning which ensures improved outcomes for children and young people. The Trust mission statement reflects our vision and aim for all Trust schools. Our highly-successful network of 20 schools (8 Secondary and 12 Primary) educates students across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham City, Derby City and Leicestershire: 


Spencer Academies Trust is an exceptional Trust, which provides an outstanding education for local children. Our Trust is a model of national excellence. We work collaboratively to achieve the best possible outcomes for all young people, in an environment where partnership is valued and success is celebrated. Our education delivers real life experiences for students, promotes independent enquiry and stimulates intellectual curiosity; whilst developing a strong sense of individual responsibility and a personal belief and confidence. All of our students fulfil their potential and make unparalleled progress. They are fully prepared for the next phase of their education and have unrivalled opportunities to become future leaders. 

We Believe:

  • All children have a right to a quality education regardless of background or ability, and have an entitlement to the opportunity of a secure progression route in their learning and development.
  • Schools are stronger when they work in collaboration with each other, operate within a ‘family’ and are open to a true sense of partnership.
  • We grow the effectiveness and sustainability of our schools by developing the people within them, and that through shared and equitable responsibility for quality and outcomes; we achieve more.

Applicants would be expected to share the Trust’s high aspirations and expectations for pupils and staff.

Applications for this post must be submitted on our online application form, which can be found at: .

In line with safer recruitment policies references will be called for prior to interview.

Closing date: Midday 26th October.

Interviews likely to take place on 30th October.

Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.

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