NORTHERN STAR ACADEMIES TRUST AINSTY ROAD, HARROGATE, HG1 4AP Acting Academy Head: Charlotte Clarke Tel: 01423 548800 Website: www.harrogatehighschool.co.uk
37 hours per week, all year round Band 8 SCP 22-25 £21,074 – £23,111
Harrogate High School, part of Northern Star Academies Trust, are seeking to recruit a full time Site Manager to lead our experienced maintenance team and manage Health and Safety for the Site. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, positive, well organised and possess the ability to work in close partnership with staff from across the school and wider collaboration as directed.
You will: • Be responsible for the maintenance of the school and have high standards in ensuring a safe, clean, attractive and secure environment • Be a key holder and be expected to liaise effectively with staff and contractors • Be flexible in your approach to working hours • Be able to supervise and matrix manage the contracted cleaning team • Be responsible for the day to day safe running of the school site, ensuring that deadlines are met and planning for the regular cycle of monthly/annual tasks • Support and advise schools in the Harrogate Hub with maintenance improvements • Be efficient, organised and capable in order to prioritise tasks effectively • Be approachable and possess excellent interpersonal skills • Have sound knowledge and experience of implementing all appropriate Health and Safety compliance in a school and maintaining accurate records
Applicants will ideally have a minimum of 5 years’ experience of working in a maintenance role, preferably in a similar environment, coupled with having worked for at least two years in a managerial or senior supervisory capacity. The role will involve the operation of machinery, some physical work and working weekends (rota).
We expect all staff to share our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.