Estates Manager

About the Vacancy

Salary: Grade 9: £32,029-37,849

We are looking to appoint an experienced professional to manage the provision of a high quality facilities management service across Hall Cross Academy’s two sites, ensuring that the premises, grounds and facilities are available for use and maintained in a safe and efficient manner, commensurate with statutory requirements and those of the Academy.

The successful candidate will:

  • Manage the day to day coordination of all maintenance tasks, ensuring all works are completed on time, maximising availability and minimising the potential for any risk and downtime.
  • Ensure all statutory maintenance inspections and maintenance works required are carried out as defined in the planned preventative maintenance schedules (all work to be consistent with all relevant environmental, safety and performance standards) and with due care and consideration of the welfare of employees, visitors and students.
  • Be responsible for Health and Safety for the facilities and the site team, ensuring a safe working and learning environment in accordance with relevant legislation.
  • Manage the Premises Development budget in accordance with procedures agreed in the Financial Management and Procedures Policy. Undertake ad hoc procurement of maintenance spares and consumable items ensuring optimum quality, availability and best value for money.
  • Coordinate and manage all existing/future sub-contracted work, as required by the Academy. Ensuring all work is carried out in accordance with the Service Level Specification and ensuring effective on-boarding and communication between the Academy and sub-contractors with regard to the management and performance works.

Please see the job description and person specification for full details of the position.

Applications can be emailed to: or posted for the attention of the HR Officer.

Hall Cross Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

Key Dates

Required: ASAP

Closing Date: 1 November 2021

Interviews: 5 November 2021

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