school premises manager in birmingham

15 June 2018
alexander dettmar, randstad cpe
job type
£ 20,000 per year
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birmingham, west midlands
construction & property
sub specialism
fm & maintenance
job type
working hours
£ 20,000 per year
reference number
alexander dettmar, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

Are you an established School Premises Manager / Caretaker looking to expand your experience?

My client is a leading contractor who are looking to recruit a new School Premises Manager to an academy school in Birmingham


* Competitive package
* Central location
* Excellent progression opportunities
* Continuous training opportunities


* Responsible for opening school and checking buildings and grounds at start of day to ensure availability and where appropriate repair/report any faults needing urgent attention.
* Responsible for locking and securing all doors, windows and perimeter gates at the end of each day to ensure security of the Site and activating and deactivating any alarm systems.
* Responsible for Site Security and checks outside of school operational hours
* Check heating, lighting and hot water is functional and available as required.
* Make safe areas of danger (broken windows and the like) and deal with any minor repairs the need for which may arise.
* Liaise with any contractors on Site in respect of job required, safety on Site (e.g. with regard to vehicles/equipment) and the like.
* Monitor cleaning work carried out by cleaning contractors and liaise with cleaning contractors on Site regarding rectification work Carry out cleaning work related to toilet cleans and bodily fluids as required.
* Keep all outdoor areas, paths, steps, pathways, approaches and drain grids in a clean condition and litter free including the emptying of outside bins.
* Clear pathways/stairs of snow and apply Grit/salt to ensure safe surfaces as required.
* Carry out general pottering-type duties including the movement of furniture, the receipt of and delivery of goods.
* Report events and tasks to the Help Desk and follow through to completion.
* Carry out general repairs and maintenance including first fix response
* Carry out minor Health and Safety checks (Fire Systems, Emergency Lighting, Fire Appliances, Water Systems) and the completion of associated paperwork for records.
* Provide cover for third party lettings outside of core working hours including weekends as required
* Liaison with School Head teachers, Teaching Staff and other Client Representatives.
* Work to agreed shift patterns to ensure service delivery in accordance with the business requirements and contractual obligations
* Carry our Site Inductions for contractors to ensure they operate in accordance with submitted Risk Assessments and Method Statements whilst carrying out works
* Provide cover for School Premises Managers on other schools within the project during periods of sickness and holidays as directed by the Line Manager when the need arises.
* Participate in the training of new employees engaged by the client in the role of a School Premises Manager.
* Participate in and respond to out of hour's issues and emergencies at schools within the project as part of a list of nominated contacts.
* Must have full clean driving license.

Role Summary:

Job title: School Premises Manager
Location: Birmingham
Start Date: ASAP
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £20,000

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


building maintenance


driving licence

educational requirements