Facilities Manager

Lichfield Cathedral School
05 Aug 2017
22 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

Lichfield Cathedral School is a flourishing co-educational independent school in Staffordshire for ages 3 to 18. Our school community is based on core values of learning, faith, leadership and service, whose purpose is to educate and inspire young people to become confident, enthusiastic and responsible members of society.

Set in the historic Cathedral Close, we draw upon our substantial heritage to provide an exceptional education. We work hard to provide an imaginative and challenging curriculum that focuses on academic excellence, music, the creative and performing arts, sports and service to the community. We are proud to have created a happy and supportive environment nurturing the talents that each child has within.

Facilities Manager

Start Date: as soon as possible

Full time hours

Salary: dependent on experience

We are looking to appoint an experienced, qualified and dedicated Facilities Manager to ensure that the highest standards are kept throughout all School sites, both buildings and grounds. This is an excellent opportunity for a person with the right skills and experience to have a hands on role across a complex premises.

You will manage a small team of maintenance and cleaning staff across both the Lichfield and Longdon sites, and will be the main point of contact for all contractors. There will also be close liaison with the Cathedral Estates team.

The successful candidate will have the responsibility for the management of all premises to ensure that buildings meet all Health and Safety requirements and facilities comply with current legislation. You will be responsible for a rolling programme of works for refurbishment and maintenance of all school buildings, and be responsible for the departmental budget in this respect.

Please note that the exact job description is subject to the skills of the candidates that apply. This can further be discussed if you are invited to interview in relation to your experience and areas of expertise.

Following the latest excellent ISI Inspection received by the School, we are looking for the right candidate to fill this role, to join a team that supports the school in providing the outstanding education that our pupils receive, that the report reflects.

The closing date for applications is Monday 21st August at 12Noon.

If you are interested in applying for this position, full details and an application form may be obtained by emailing our HR Department or by contacting the school by phone (please see our website for contact details)

Completed applications to Miss S Bayley, Lichfield Cathedral School, The Palace, The Close, Lichfield, Staffs., WS13 7LH.

Lichfield Cathedral School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all applicants will be subject to DBS disclosure in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice.