Birmingham City Council

Building Services Manager

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Cedars Academy, Cedars Avenue, Birmingham, B27 6JL
£20,903 to £27,041
02 Sep 2021
29 Sep 2021
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
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Hours per week: 36.50 per week - All year round

Contract Type: Permanent

Cedars Academy

Cedars Avenue


B27 6JL

Telephone Number: 0121 464 3178

Email Address:

Job Start Date: As soon as possible

Cedars Academy is a three-form entry Junior School in Acocks Green. We are a member of Robin Hood Multi Academy Trust and work closely with our partner schools: Robin Hood Academy, Ulverley School and Yenton Primary.

The trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, reliable and self-motivated Building Services Manager to join our team of hardworking, skilled support staff who are committed to the trust’s ethos and values. The role is initially to be based at Cedars Academy but there may be opportunities in the future to work at other schools within the trust.

The role is a very important one as we are looking for someone to be responsible for the management of the school site including the provision of maintenance, janitorial, cleaning and security services and also someone who will love the school and its environment as much as we do, interacting with pupils and parents alike.

The successful candidate will:

Have high standards and take a pride in their work

Ensure the site is maintained to an excellent standard

Be able to identify and prioritise their own workload, approaching all tasks with a “can do” attitude.

Have proven DIY and repair skills enabling maintenance tasks to be undertaken

Undertake janitorial and cleaning services

Be able to engage and manage external contractors

Have an understanding of Health and Safety regulations and work within them using our online Health & Safety management portal, although training will be given, you will need to have IT skills.

Have a commitment to training and professional development

In return we can offer you:

A well-maintained school site Supportive, friendly and hardworking colleagues

Staff wellbeing initiatives (including one additional day off with pay to be taken when you wish)

Collaborative working with other site staff across the Trust

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Closing Date: 29 September 2021, 12 midday

Application packs and further information available from the Trust via Claire Tyler, Office Manager:

For further information please visit our school websites:,,,

Interviews: 6 October 2021

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.

Applicants please note: This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.


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