Premises Manager

  • Permanent
  • Bradford (BD4)
  • Salary: £ 23836.00 per annum
  • Job Reference: MM/HQ00012429

Our client, a modern secondary school in Bradford are looking to appoint a new Premises manager to oversee the day to day to running of the school facilities.

Core Responsibilities for this role will include:

– Lock school building and site, Coordinate deliveries and allow access for contractors and Provide emergency access to the school site.
– Oversee 7 cleaners, 1 supervisor and the school premises attendant.
– Undertake regular security checks and identify security risks, reporting swiftly to the Business Manager.
– Monitor Fire Safety Equipment and carry out sufficient fire alarm tests and drills in accordance with the Fire Risk Assessment and operate and respond to alarm systems as appropriate.
– Organise and carry out general building maintenance and minor improvement works; eg: erecting shelves, notice boards, making good walls and ongoing decoration programmes as agreed with the Business Manager/Headteacher.
– Undertake regular documented site inspections and identify defects and record repair and maintenance requirements
– Supervising contract cleaners through ongoing communication with the contract supervisor and cleaning company and undertake specialist cleaning tasks buffing and polishing the hall floor, graffiti removal and litter picking.
– Provide relevant training for staff in the use of equipment and skills required for work (COSHH).
– Carry out routine administration tasks such as recording fire alarm tests, completing purchase orders and keeping adequate logs of maintenance programmes and requirements.
– Ensure compliance by self and others with all health and safety policies and procedures and that all equipment is used correctly and safely.

Candidates will need experience in general building maintenance but also be cable of completing office and administrative duties and hold an IOSH qualification. Experience working in a school or a trades background would also be beneficial to this role.

As this role involves securing the school the hours for the position are 13:00 – 21:00.

For this the client is looking to offer a salary up to £28,785 per annum plus benefits package.

Start Date: 10 Sep 2019