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Harrogate High School is a rapidly improving vibrant secondary academy. We offer an integrated support programme for all new staff and provide on-going professional development of the highest standard.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at Northern Star Academies Trust.

Facilities Manager - Harrogate HubJob Type: 37 hours per week, Full Time (all year round)
Salary: Salary range – Grade G SCP points 13-18 (£ 22,626 to £ 24,981 FTE)



The Facilities Manager’s role is critical to the effective and efficient running of the schools in the Harrogate Hub (1 secondary and 3 primary). The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, positive, well organised and possess the ability to work in close partnership with staff from across the schools and wider collaboration a directed.

You will:

  • Be responsible for the maintenance of the school and have high standards in ensuring a safe, clean, attractive and secure environment
  • Be a key holder and be expected to liaise effectively with staff and contractors
  • Be flexible in your approach to working hours
  • Be able to supervise and matrix manage the contracted cleaning team
  • Be responsible for the day to day safe running of the school site, ensuring that deadlines are met and planning for the regular cycle of monthly/annual tasks
  • Support and advise all schools in the Harrogate Hub with maintenance improvements
  • Be efficient, organised and capable in order to prioritise tasks effectively
  • Be approachable and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have sound knowledge and experience of implementing all appropriate Health and Safety compliance in a school and maintaining accurate records

Applicants will ideally have a minimum of 5 years’ experience of working in a maintenance role, preferably in a similar environment, coupled with having worked for at least two years in a managerial or senior supervisory capacity. The role will involve the operation of machinery, some physical work and working weekends (rota).

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Monday 5th October



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