Site Manager for a school


The Role: A school in Hemel Hempstead looking for Site Manager to be responsible for the site security and to be responsible for the security of the premises and to be involved in the Health and Safety, maintenance and cleaning within the School.


The hours are 7am – 9am and then 12.15pm to 6pm.



  • Ensuring the security of school buildings, site and resources.
  • A designated key holder, providing out of hours and emergency access to the school site
  • Arrange for general maintenance within specialist areas.
  • Responsible for regular health and safety checks of buildings, grounds, fixtures and fittings
  • Responsible for regular maintenance checks and follow-up actions
  • Manage the Schools maintenance requirements to support a regular and cost-effective maintenance
  • Responsible for contractors whilst on site and ensure work is completed to the required standard, co ordinating projects where appropriate.
  • Purchase equipment and supplies within agreed budget
  • Responsible for the regular checking and operation of systems such as heating, cooling, lighting and security (including CCTV and alarms)
  • Arrange tenders and quotes and manage the appointment of external contractors
  • Supervise other premises staff.
  • Undertake risk assessments.
  • Monitoring utility usage and acting to reduce expenditure where appropriate.



  • NVQ level 2 (or equivalent)
  • Minor DIY repairs and maintenance
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety at Work
  • Working knowledge of policies and procedures



Desirable Qualifications

  • Level 1 Safeguarding / Awareness of keeping children safe
  • Awareness of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
  • Knowledge of legionella and asbestos testing




  • Communication (written and verbal)
  • Listening
  • Team working
  • Monitoring