Hackney Learning Trust is the Education department within Hackney Council. It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and their families in the borough. We work closely with all types of schools and settings in the borough.
Hackney Learning Trust is a department within Hackney Council that is responsible for Hackney's Children's Centres, 27,000 pupils in 75 Schools and Early Years and Adult Education. Our vision is to provide excellent education for every child, young person and adult learner.
At Hackney Learning Trust, we know just how exciting Hackney's future looks. A future that's largely going to be determined by today's younger generation - the very people we're working so hard to help and develop.
At Clapton Park Children’s Centre we are seeking a dedicated and experienced Site Manager to support the ongoing work we do with children and families. We are a fast growing Centre with a large outdoor garden space and we have many small and larger building work projects. We also have an outdoor Forest School which runs in Hackeny Marshes. We are looking for an individual who takes pride in their work and who will be dedicated to ensuring the building and the outdoor space is clean, tidy and in good working order at all times. The successful candidate must have experience and knowledge all aspects of Health and Safety to ensure all children, staff and families are safe in the surroundings. Also ensuring all compliance testing, fire alarms and lock down tests are completed.
The successful candidate will handle all communications with any contractors and be able to have vision and ideas on a rolling program of maintence and improvement for the Centre. Handyman skills are essential to be able to perform small tasks such as furniture building, plumbing and other maintence task. We have a garden contract, the role of the Site Manager will be to ensure this is carried out effectively and to monitor this and other contract such as cleaning and rubbish collection. Skills including team working, good communication written and organisational skills.
This is a good opportunity for a highly motivated individual to look at further develop an already thriving Children’s Centre.
NB: This post requires an Enhanced DBS check.
If you are interested in this job please contact: Biddy Hutton at Clapton Park Children’s Centre, 02089867437.
Please apply via our website.
Closing date: 30th March 2020
Hackney Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Hackney Learning Trust posts can be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age