Site Manager

Site Manager - full time
£26,317 - £29,636

The Ferrers School is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic candidate with a ‘can do’ attitude to fulfil the newly created role of a Site Manager. This important role within the school ensures the security, care and availability of the building, furniture, fittings and equipment to guarantee the staff and students have a satisfactory physical environment.

You will be educated up to GCSE level or equivalent desirably with a site management qualification although this is not essential. You will have knowledge of maintaining a large public building along with knowledge of managing and operating a fire and security system. You will be prepared to work flexibly (occasional weekends and evenings) along with a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle. Ideally you will possess a plumbing, carpentry or electrical qualification although this is not essential. Knowledge of Health and Safety would also be highly desirable but not essential.

We would welcome applications from any teacher who is keen to immerse themselves in a hardworking, supportive, forward looking department.

The Ferrers School is part of the successful and expanding Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust, a group of primary and secondary schools located between Stamford and Cambridge along the A1 - A14 corridor. All the schools are growing and there is a need to develop capacity, expertise and excellence in our staff body.

The Ferrers School offers opportunities to become part of a team of staff who are making a real difference to the students they teach. CMAT, which was ranked 5th across all Multi Academy Trusts nationally in 2017 in terms of student progress, is a success story that continues to grow.

CMAT is also driven by our ability to adapt to the changing educational landscape led by determined staff who bring our academies alive with their enthusiastic personalities, unshakeable work ethic and their commitment to delivering exceptional learning experiences for our children. What makes The Ferrers School, and the Trust as a whole, different is that we know how to nurture and bring out the very best in our talented staff.

Potential applicants are encouraged to contact us prior to applying and arrange a visit to find out more about our school. Please contact Alison Davies to make an appointment on 01933 313411 or

Details of the post and an application form can be found on our

Closing date: 9.00am Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Interview date: Monday 9th March 2020

We reserve the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found. Early applications are encouraged.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, medical and reference checks.

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Staff category
Support Staff
Closing date
Tuesday 03 March 2020
School name
The Ferrers School
Mrs Angela Smith
DfE school no.
Queensway Higham Ferrers Rushden Northants
NN10 8LF
01933 313411
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