Estates & Facilities Management Skilled Trades-person
Professional Services - Burgess Hill

Closing date: 20/11/2019

Job posted date: 28/07/2019

Salary: East Sussex Grade 8 - £22,966 - £24,805

Employment type: Fixed Term

Hours per week: 37

The University of Brighton Academies Trust are seeking a skilled tradesperson, with good all-round general building experience within the construction industry and a time served qualification to play an intergral part in the replacement and refurbishment program at the Burgess Hill Academy.

The successful candidate must be able to work using their own initiative with an eye for detail and high standards of finish. The postholder will be an excellent communicator and must be flexible in their planning and working to complement the operational good practice of education and facilities management which is essential. 

The Estates & FM Department is a friendly and industrious team whose remit is to improve and maintain our academies’ environments, grounds and buildings. This thriving team brings together an array of different skills, all of which contribute to the successful running of the department. The aim is to be highly effective in managing the estates in order for the Trust to deliver its Strategic Vision, ensuring that our department provides a customer focused quality service that compliments and supports education.

For further information regarding the role please download the job description and person specification.

To arrange a visit to our office, or to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact the HR Department on 01424 711925.

Thank you for your interest.

The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the closing date or close the role early if sufficient applications are received.


The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.


The closing date for this job has now passed.