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Site Manager - Full-time

Woodlands Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2079-188S
  • Posted:12/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:31/05/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:May


Woodlands Primary School, north Tonbridge is looking to appoint an experienced, hard working and reliable person who would like to be part of a busy and supportive team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the safety and security of the whole site. This position will suit someone who takes pride in their work and enjoys the challenge of a school environment. Experience within a similar position is desirable.

  • A permanent full-time position, 52 weeks per annum
  • 37 hours per week, five days, Monday to Friday
  • Hours: Monday to Thursday - 10.00am to 6.30pm.
  • Hours: Friday -10.00am to 6.00pm.
  • One hour unpaid lunch break
  • Salary -  Kent Range 5 (£19,723.00)
  • Minimum 24 days holiday
  • Start date asap

The Site Manager plays a critical role in the day-to-day running of the premises and will be able to work cooperatively with all members of the school community to ensure high standards are maintained at all times. 

The successful candidate will possess skills in managing a site team and be able to prioritise using own initiative when handling day to day matters. There will need to be a degree of flexibility around key events in the school calendar e.g: parents evenings, school fairs etc. For further details, please refer to the attached Site Manager Job Description.

The successful candidate will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS check prior to employment start date.

We reserve the right to interview before the closing date and welcome visits to the school prior to application and interview.  Please contact the Personnel Manager personnel@woodlands.kent.sch.uk to arrange a suitable date and time.

Woodlands Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Information about the school

Woodlands Primary School was formed in September 2016 following the amalgamation of Woodlands Infant and Woodlands Junior Schools. We are a successful and happy school in North Tonbridge. Currently we have 640 pupils on roll organised into three classes per year group across three buildings: Saplings (EYFS), Acorn (KS1) and Oak (KS2). An excellent local reputation for both the Infant and Junior schools has been built up over many years. Our enthusiastic and dedicated staff work strongly together to provide exciting learning experiences for the children both inside and outside the classroom.

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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).