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Assistant Site Manager Facilities - Full-time

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-4045-173S
  • Posted:22/10/2021
  • Pay:KR7
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:05/11/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:w/c 8th November


A new position has been created at TWGSB for an Assistant Site Manager to join our friendly, hardworking and well-respected Site Team.


Purpose of the Job

To support the Site Manager and contribute as a team member towards providing an effective and efficient site support service, thus enhancing the standards of teaching and learning within the school. There will be a strong focus on Health and Safety. The Assistant Site Manager is expected to deputise for the Site Manager in their absence.


Overall Responsibility

  • To assist the Site Manager in managing the Health and Safety procedures of both TWGSB sites so that the safest possible environment is achieved and maintained for pupils, staff and visitors.
  • To support the Site Manager in maintaining and developing the School premises and grounds and ensure the School is a clean, healthy and safe environment for all.
  • Contribute to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare and personal care of children and young people to the Every Child Matters agenda and Area Child Protection Procedures.


The Site Team are responsible for the day-to-day operational management, safety and security of the school site. The Site Team are responsible for ensuring that the school is well-maintained, safe and secure for all users.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible and self-motivated, have good communication skills and a good understanding of the health and safety requirements of a large site. Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous but is not essential. The successful candidate will ensure our school site is maintained to the highest standard that will offer all our children the best learning environment both indoors and out.

Any overtime hours will be paid at the appropriate rate. This is an all year-round full-time post, 37 hours per week, 25 days holiday.

Information about the school

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 dual-site school, with a site in Tunbridge Wells and a brand new site based in Sevenoaks.

At Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, our curriculum is underpinned by our school values of respect, excellence and determination. Our broad academic curriculum, delivered through the scheduled delivery of lessons and the diverse range of co-curricular activities, provides our students with the opportunity to develop into the individuals we know that they have the potential to become.

We are extremely proud of our excellent academic record and (as a selective school) are committed to achieving the highest standards. That said, our philosophy at Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is that education is about personal development and should give young people every opportunity to explore and learn about the world around them. We hope to empower our students not only to achieve academic excellence but also to develop into global citizens who will go on to make a positive contribution to society.

Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms. We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys offers Initial Teacher Training (ITT) and other subject specialist training through the Kaizen Teaching School Alliance.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Clare Peck
  • Address:Tunbridge Wells Grammar School For Boys, St Johns Road, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9XB
  • Telephone: 01892 529551
  • Email: cpeck@twgsboys.kent.sch.uk


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).