Estates and Facilities Assistant

We are seeking to appoint an energetic and highly motivated individual, with a strong interest in facilities management who will have the knowledge and expertise to support the Estates and Facilities Manager in ensuring that the buildings and facilities that make up King Edward Independent school estate are fully functioning and fit for purpose. The successful candidate will be involved with the day-to-day running of the school, working closely with the Estates and Facilities Manager to ensure the appropriateness, quality and safety of the school environment. The successful candidate will be a team player who is used to working to tight deadlines and dedicated to maintaining an environment where staff and students alike are able to meet exacting standards of educational excellence.

Type of position Full-time, all year round, permanent

Salary and Hours £19,515 - £21,517 (Grade 3 SCP 6 – SCP8)

Day shift: 07:00 to 15:30

Night shift: (one week in three) 11:00am to 19:30

Holiday 20 days plus 8 bank holidays and 4 concessionary days (pro-rata equivalent for part-time)

Start date As soon as possible

Reporting to Facilities Manager

How to apply

To apply for this role, forward a completed application form and a covering letter addressed to Adrian Beckett, Estates and Facilities Manager, outlining why you feel that your skills and experience would equip you to take on this role, by email to:

The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 16th November 2020

If you have any queries about the role or would like to discuss it in more detail, please contact Adrian Beckett, Estates and Facilities Manager, by email:

Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening
17th November 6.30pm

To register your interest, please complete the form on the Admissions Overview page. An invitation to the Zoom meeting will be emailed to you on Monday 16th November.