Facilities Manager

Facilities Manager

Required April 2018

The role:

Blackheath High School has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Facilities Manager to play a key role in the facilities and premises management of the school’s historic buildings and modern purpose-built facilities.

You will provide an efficient and effective site and facilities service for a wide range of school facilities, ensuring a safe, pleasant teaching and learning environment for staff, students and visitors.

Key responsibilities will include establishing site security, overseeing maintenance of the premises and equipment, as well as grounds maintenance.

The site comprises of the Senior High School, Junior High School and a sports ground and pavilion.

The post is full time working Monday to Friday, with occasional evenings and weekends as required.

About Blackheath High School:

Blackheath High School is part of the Girls’ Day School Trust group of schools, with a long history of educating a rich social and cultural blend of students, thus reflecting the cosmopolitan character of London itself. Our ethos is aspirational, outward-looking and inclusive. We are fortunate to be located on the edge of the stunning Heath and within easy reach of historic Greenwich and the buzz of Canary Wharf.


If you have experience in a similar role, work well in a team, have good handy person skills and knowledge of relevant health and safety requirements, security procedures and cleaning processes we would be delighted to hear from you.

In return, we can offer you a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

Application Details

For further information and an application form please click the apply button.

The closing date for applications will be 21 March 2018.

Interviews will be held on 28 March 2018.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.

Date posted: 12 March, 2018
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Region: London
Location: Blackheath
Salary: £26,802 - £36,453 p.a depending on qualifications and experience
Closing Date: 21 March, 2018

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