Site/Premises Manager (June 2019)
Gayhurst is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate with proven estate management and maintenance skills to act as the Premises Manager for the School. The successful candidate will have prime responsibility for the maintenance and security of the school site, including regular Health and Safety checks and management of a small site team including Groundskeeper and Caretaker. A committed approach, strong practical and administrative skills and an ability to manage a team and solve problems are essential characteristics of the person sought to carry out this role competently.
Gayhurst is a successful, co-educational preparatory school in Buckinghamshire with 310 pupils. It offers its pupils a broad, rounded, co-educational experience in a happy and caring environment, where children’s pastoral needs, happiness and wellbeing are paramount.
The post is available from June 2019 but the actual start date is flexible for the successful candidate and responsibilities of the role and the salary will be commensurate with experience. Education sector experience is not essential but desirable.
Closing date for applications: Friday 31st May 12pm
Interviews: W/C Monday 3rd June
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).