Premises Manager at Ark Chamberlain Academy
Your new company
Ark Chamberlain Primary Academy joined the Ark network in September 2015. The school is a 5 form entry junior school (ages 7-11) in Small Heath, Birmingham. Ark Chamberlain has joined Ark's thriving hub of primary and secondary schools in Birmingham. The school has much to be proud of, with a long reputation as an outstanding school in the city. The journey back to outstanding will be challenging and requires a talented and committed team.
Your new role
You will be taking responsibility for the management and day to day operation of the school premises which includes the grounds, maintenance, security, cleaning, health and safety and lettings. you will be ensuring that the academy gives a positive first impression to all users of the building from pupils and staff through to visitors and contractors as well as it being a safe and efficient enviornment to work in. You will also be responsible for managing and developing the premises team and oversee all building related contractors delivering services to the academy.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be highly experienced in caretaking with knowledge and experience of health and safety and applying regulations in relation to building and premises maintenance. You will have excellent team leader skills and be able to priorities tasks for yourself and the team and give them support when needed. You will be self motivated and resilient with an ability to carry out work calmly under pressure.
What you'll get in return
Ark believe their students deserve the best. They look for talented and committed people and work hard to keep them, helping them reach as high as they can. As part of the Ark team, you will have the opportunity to work with great colleagues, and to develop your career through our professional development programme.
Ark value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS and any other relevant employment checks.
What you need to do now
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