Site Manager


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    Site Manager

    Colmers Farm Primary School & Rubery Nursery School (same site)

    Leybrook  Road

    Rubery, B45 9PB

    Full time – 36.5 hours per week/52 weeks per year

    Salary Range (Grade 4) £25,694 – £32,164 (dependant on Local Authority Service)

    To start as soon as possible

    Rubery Nursery and Colmers Farm Primary School are located on same campus in Rubery, Birmingham.  Rubery Nursery School has provision for 112 full time places, with most being part-time.  The primary school, which was formerly Colmers Farm Infant and Junior School, is a large primary school with 420 pupils on roll.

    We are seeking to appoint a Site Manager to lead and manage all aspects of the maintenance and development of the nursery and school site, along with overall responsibility for health and safety.  The successful candidate will be skilled in carrying out reactive repair and maintenance work.  They will also have a flexible approach and attitude, and be able to motivate self and manage own workload whilst being comfortable with taking instruction.  The role will require split-shift working to include the opening and closing of the site.

    The successful candidate should have strong site management experience and be able to make an immediate start in leading the management of site.  A strong knowledge of health and safety is required to ensure statutory tests are carried out and accurate records maintained and, as required, submitted to the Local Authority.  Therefore a recognised Health and Safety qualification (IOSH/NEBOSH) would be advantageous.

    A willingness to undertake further training as deemed necessary is a requirement of the post.

    Visits to gain an insight into the size of the campus, and scope of the role, are encouraged.  Please contact Michelle Ayres at Colmers Farm Primary to arrange a suitable time.

    For further details, an application form or to arrange a visit please email: or contact Michelle Ayres on 0121 464 2153

    The closing date for applications is Friday 24th March 2017

    Interviews will be held week commencing 3rd April 2017

    This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

    Rubery Nursery and Colmers Farm Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references