Site Manager (Permanent Role)

35 Hours per Week - Full Time

7:15 am to 3:15 pm Monday to Friday

Job Reference: SM_122020

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: Grade 7 £30,726 – £31,698 inclusive

Closing Date: 15th January 2021 (11 am)

Interview Date: 22nd  January 2021

Start Date: As soon as possible 

A unique opportunity has arisen at North Primary School to appoint a Site Manager who will be responsible for the management and development of the school site and premises, to provide a safe, secure and clean working environment, for staff students and parents.


The full-time role will require someone with the ability to:

  • lead, operate and develop the procedures and systems of the school, working alongside the School Business Manager, Headteacher and Governors, to ensure all site facilities run smoothly and safety to meet the needs of students, staff and visitors. 

  • take responsibility for all Health & Safety and site security and the daily unlocking of the site.

  • arrange and liaise with external contractors.

  • produce and manage a long term site improvement plan for repair and refurbishment, upgrading the premises to a high standard.

  • provide and document effective risk management.

  • undertake general maintenance tasks where possible to include: plastering, limited plumbing, carpentry, painting and decorating etc.

  • work in a flexible manner to meet the needs of the school.


The ideal candidate will have: 

  • experience of working in a similar role, preferably in a school/academy setting

  • knowledge and experience of property maintenance and Health & Safety Regulations and legislations

  • training/ qualifications in various areas including COSHH, Legionella, Manual Handling and PAT testing 

  • strong verbal and written communication skills and a flexible approach

  • the ability to work under pressure, use their initiative and manage conflicting priorities

  • the ability and experience to undertake DIY tasks

  • a flexible, pro-active approach with a positive can-do attitude


In return, we can offer:

  • Excellent staff induction and on-going professional development

  • Well organised, transparent and well-communicated routines and systems

  • Extremely supportive colleagues and governors.


North Primary is a two-form entry school with a diverse population located in the heart of Southall. We are determined to give our pupils the best experiences during the school day. We, therefore, need individuals who are proactive, dynamic and passionate about working in the education sector.

We promote a friendly and caring environment and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all staff to share this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


For an application pack, please visit our school website: or contact the school office on 020 8571 7749. CVs will not be accepted.

If you would like to be part of this successful team, please return your completed application by email to

Closing date: Application forms to be submitted to the school by 11am on Friday 15th January 2021.