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Site Manager - Full-time

Foreland Fields School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-7040-308S
  • Posted:10/06/2024
  • Pay:Kent Range 7 - 8, dependent upon experience
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:28/06/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


This is a happy place’ (OFSTED May 2023)

Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you passionate about supporting children and young people with their development and learning? Come and join our fantastic Foreland Fields School team.

Foreland Fields School is looking to recruit a new Site Manager to lead our site team and oversee our school premises. We are a specialist school based in a state-of-the-art building. The school offers excellent on site facilities including specialist rooms and a hydrotherapy pool. As our Site Manager you will be responsible for managing and supporting the site based team and will have the relevant skills and abilities to carry out Health and Safety procedures relevant to the job, general repairs and maintenance around the school, and other tasks required. A full job description is available below.

This is a full time, all year round position, working 37 hours per week. We expect an early start time, to accept deliveries, but exact hours will be discussed during interview.

If you are interested in working with us at Foreland Fields School, please have a look at our website www.foreland.kent.sch.uk. 

Candidates are invited to have a tour of the school on Thursday, 20th June at 4.00pm.   Please contact Karen Glover (School Business Manager) during school hours either by email (karenglover@foreland.kent.sch.uk) or by telephone (01843 863891) if you would like to attend this tour, or for further information about this exciting opportunity.

Information about the school

Foreland Fields School is a Day Special School for pupils with Profound, Severe and Complex Needs (PSCN), many of whom also have Autistic Spectrum Disorder.

We provide for 200+ pupils aged 3-19 in five departments, Nursery, Infants, Juniors (KS2) Secondary (KS3) and KS4/6th Form. In addition, we have satellite classes at Garlinge Primary School, Hartsdown Academy and East Kent College.

We encourage all of our employees to further their career development and we respect initiative and ambition. We are committed to performance management, staff training and coaching. The successful candidate will embrace the special ethos of the School, and the role will provide an opportunity to take Foreland Fields School into this next exciting phase and beyond.

Foreland Fields School is committed to the safeguarding and well-being of children therefore all successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and references. We will also complete an online search on all shortlisted candidates.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 860710


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.