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Site Manager - Full-time

Kings Hill School, West Malling

  • Ref:KCC886-2680-104S
  • Posted:05/02/2019
  • Pay:KR6 - KR7
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:27/02/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Friday 1st March


We are looking for a positive, well organised and motivated Site Manager to maintain our site to a high standard and join our hardworking and friendly team at Kings Hill School.

You will be responsible for managing the overall maintenance to ensure the security, safety and condition of the school site (buildings and grounds).

This position is full time for 52 weeks of the year with 24 days holiday.

The salary will be KR6 - KR7 depending on experience.

KR6 is £19,864-£21,789 and KR7 is £21,790 - £24,790.

Hours of work are 37 hours a week (7.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. for 4 days a week and 7.30 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. 1 day a week with one hour for lunch unpaid)

Hours may be flexible for the right candidate.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is friendly, positive, proactive and flexible
  • A good communicator and well organised
  • Has relevant maintenance experience desirably in a school setting
  • Has a good understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Able to work well in a team and self-motivated to manage workload priorities
  • Able to maintain accurate maintenance records and site risk assessments
  • Can demonstrate a willingness to learn and use school based ICT systems
  • Is willing to be involved with the wider life of the school e.g. KHSF events

Kings Hill School is a large school site set on almost five acres. The building is single storey (except the library) and is fairly modern (built in 1997). It includes sixteen classrooms, a hall, kitchen, ICT suite, library, music room and admin offices. The grounds include a pond, woodland, field, running track and Multi Use Games Area. At the front of the school is a large staff car park, a drop off zone for parents and a delivery area outside the kitchen and Site Manager’s office.

We can offer you:

  • A dedicated Site Manager’s Office with own entrance/exit door and drop off area for deliveries
  • A friendly and supportive team of staff including teachers, teaching assistants and other support staff
  • Continued professional development including health and safety training
  • A school that is well resourced with a reasonable premises budget
  • Initiatives to support well-being such as free tea and coffee
  • Involvement in the wider life of the school
  • Support in maintaining the safety, condition and security of the site from other services that the school organises, for example daily locking/unlocking from Kings Hill Security, contracted landscape services, contract cleaners, tree maintenance services, fire alarm/fire safety services, electrical inspections and site equipment inspections.


Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office for an appointment.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Information about the school

We are a very popular and oversubscribed large primary school in the heart of the Kings Hill community with 480 pupils. We are very well resourced with a well qualified and dedicated team of teaching and support staff.

Our building is modern and is a unique linear design with extensive and beautiful grounds. At one end of our school we have a state of the art computer suite and library mezzanine. We have a large extended school hall which can be divided into two by acoustic doors, the smaller of which providing an area for sports activities. Our grounds incorporate a pond dipping area, poly tunnel, woodland walk and more recently we have had a Multi Use Games Area built and an all weather running track.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 849634

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.