Maintenance Manager

Job Title:          Facilities Manager

Location:          Brookthorpe Hall School 

Salary:              Up to £30,000 per annum

Hours:              40 hours per week

Contract:          Permanent

We are looking for an experienced Facilities Manager to join our brand-new team at Brookthorpe Hall School.

The Facilities Manager will contribute to the growth and development of the school and will lead on the delivery of providing a warm, safe, and secure environment in which all learners are able to thrive.

This is a great opportunity for a Facilities Manager who wants to influence the outcomes for students with autism and various complex needs. Your work will be challenging and rewarding in equal measure, and you will be working in a college where we maintain a strong safeguarding culture, where pupils are listened to, respected, and involved in as many decisions as possible.

Our Facilities Manager would have responsibility of Health and Safety so previous experience of facilitating Health and Safety requirements and checks would be essential.

Quality is always top of our agenda, and we pride ourselves on the quality of what we do. We are looking for a Facilities Manager who shares our vision to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK, to be happy and to make their way in the world.

The successful candidate must have site management experience, along with knowledge of building regulations and health and safety policies and procedures. You will be able to respond to emergency situations in a calm and rational manner and be able to work as part of a team and independently.

About us

Brookthorpe Hall School. is our brand-new independent specialist School, providing education to students aged 7-14 years with SEMH, ASD and complex needs. The school will have a small cohort of students with the view of steadily increasing the number of students to a maximum of 60 over the next four years.

Why join Acorn Education & Care?

  • up to £30,000 per annum
  • 40 hours per week
  • Permanent


Your health and wellbeing are important to us, so you’ll get an exceptional reward package including:

  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks

And a market-leading benefit offering through our Flexible Benefits Platform, Vista, enables you to choose the package that’s right for you, including:

  • A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad
  • Cycle to Work Schemes
  • Electric Car Purchase Scheme
  • Critical illness cover

And that’s not all, we place the outcomes of the children and vulnerable young adults in our services at the heart of everything we do, so you’ll wake every day in the knowledge that your role will have a significant positive impact on the lives of others.

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS.

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