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School Facilities Manager

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Facilities Manager for a School:

An excellent opportunity has come up at my school in Wokingham that caters for, educates and nurtures children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties (SEMH).

This role will be a key position within the school and will be key in terms of facilities management.

Prior to applying please consider the following.

Are you:

  • Able to ensure the school is open, as far as possible, for its primary Teaching and Learning Purpose, as well as meet our obligations in relation to additional use
  • Capable and willing to take an extensive lead on Facilities Management and Health & Safety
  • Able to demonstrate substantial and effective experience in managing Health and Safety, in the context of Facilities Management, Occupational Health, Fire Management and Security
  • Able to establish procedures and policies in relation to all areas of site and facilities management
  • Able to develop and manage expectations in a busy and developing school
  • Capable and willing to manage staff and contractors
  • Take pride in your job and the appearance of the school
  • Willing to support senior management in their goals and objectives
  • Able to act with tact and diplomacy
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • Keep the Senior Leadership Team and Central Team aware of issues and topics
  • Plan, manage and organise
  • Be creative and inspirational to overcome the many challenges a school faces
  • Able to take on constructive criticism in order to develop, grow and flourish
  • Able to work with a flexible can do attitude
  • Able to work in a friendly, hardworking and motivated manner, taking on the ethos and culture of the school
  • Able to work with good humour
  • Able to be hands on and proactive with school building maintenance needs

If yes to the above, then please apply.

In return, the successful applicant will receive;

  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Access to an Employee Assistant Programme and more

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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