Premises Manager

(Scale R7, £34,141 - £37,627 per annum)
Location: Brantridge School, Haywards Heath RH17 6EQ Hours: 37 hours per week, all year round

Closing Date: 06/10/2020


Job Description

Brantridge School is a special academy located in Staplefield, near Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs of up to 54 boys (age 6-11 years). Our children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

The School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust and it has established a strong reputation with children, parents and professionals alike in educating and caring for pupils with challenging behaviour and associated learning difficulties. You will join a professional and dedicated educational team.

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT) is a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery through to further education across London, Surrey, Sussex and Berkshire. The uniqueness of OHC&AT is that it is fully representative of all designations of special education needs and disabilities. Across the whole organisation there are a range of experts and practitioners who advocate for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities to ensure they receive the best possible opportunities to achieve their full potential.

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Person Specification

Brantridge School are seeking to recruit a Premises Manager to work proactively under the direction of the OHC&AT Head of Estates & Facilities to ensure the buildings and grounds are maintained to a high standard in order to support the teaching and learning within the School. This will include security, Health and Safety, cleanliness, porterage, routine maintenance and refurbishment, minor repairs and assisting with obtaining maintenance/repair quotes/estimates to ensure best value.

Application Guidance

Closing Date: 12 noon on Tuesday 6th October 2020.

To apply for this role, please download an application form and send your completed application form to jobs@orchardhill.ac.uk.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

OHC&AT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

My son has done amazingly well since attending Brantridge. He has improved academically and grown in confidence. I could not have wished for a better school for him. - Parent

My son currently attends Brantridge School and is in your Year 5. He has progressed massively since starting here 2 1/2 years ago. - Parent

The School is fantastic, with wonderful staff and facilities. - Parent

It took us two years to find a SEN school for our son. He has been going to Brantridge School since February and he has come on leaps and bounds. - Parent

From my experience working with the school I have found them to have always been child focused and willing to adapt their provision to meet a child's specific needs. - Parent

My son started in September 2021 and he is very settled and understood by Brantridge School. - Parent

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