Premises Manager

  • Barrow Hedges Primary School
  • Carshalton

Premises Manager

Job advert

Premises Manager 

Grade 6 – scale points 16 (£26274) to 20 (£28215)


Barrow Hedges Primary School are seeking to employ a full time Premises Manager. 

Barrow Hedges is a three-form entry primary school with a nursery; an academy school that is part of Cirrus Primary Academy Trust.  We have extensive buildings and grounds, including a large playing field. We strive to provide a stimulating, nurturing environment in which to learn, work and play safely.


Your role as Premises Manager will be varied and your approach must be very flexible to accommodate the requirements of the school. You will have responsibility for security, cleaning, building and grounds maintenance. You will line manage a small site team and maintain high standards of presentation, repair and cleanliness across the site.


To be considered for this role, you will need knowledge of regulatory bodies and compliance as you will have responsibility for all planned maintenance, health and safety compliance, including reviews of risk assessments. You will be an effective communicator both written and verbal and have good negotiation skills for use when dealing with contractors. You will have reasonably strong general IT skills and understanding and have the ability to prioritise. A good selection of DIY / Handy person skills is essential.


Barrow Hedges Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.


Closing Date for applications is 31st August 2019.

Interviews will be held week commencing 9th September 2019.

Starting Date as soon as possible after interview.



Please submit your completed application form online here.

The first page of the application requires you to add your ‘Supporting Statement’. This should demonstrate how you meet the person specification, giving recent and relevant examples. We recommend that you work on this offline and paste it into the box when you are ready to apply.


If you have any questions or would like to speak to somebody about the role then please don’t hesitate to contact the school office; contact information is available on our school website where you will also find lots of additional information about the school.