Facilities Officer

Salary: Scale: 3 Pt 5 - Scale 5 Pt 12 £23,837 to £27,008 (depending on experience)

Start date: As soon as possible

Contract: Permanent, full time 52 weeks a year, subject to an enhanced DBS check

We are looking for an efficient and enthusiastic Facilities Officer to carry out compliance checks, maintenance, security and general caretaking duties across two schools within the Big Education Trust in Stratford, East London, School 21 and School 360. 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is incredibly organised;

  • Has good written and oral skills that allow effective communication with all levels of staff, students and the wider community; 

  • Enjoys working in an environment with young people;

  • Can build and maintain effective working relationships;

  • Is friendly, enthusiastic and a good team player;

  • Has knowledge and understanding of health & safety procedures;

  • Has a good standard of DIY skills to undertake general maintenence and repairs;

  • Is entirely trustworthy and has great integrity.

In return we can offer you:

  • A fantastic working environment committed to collaborative working and high performance;

  • The opportunity to work alongside a team of skilled and hardworking professionals;

  • Opportunities and support for professional growth and continuous professional development (including apprenticeships). 


This is an exciting time to join a thriving and growing academy trust committed to ensuring our students have safe, secure, innovative and inspirational learning environments. 

Experience of working in a school environment would be an adavantage but not essentional. 

School 21 is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.


Closing date: 8am, Wednesday, 18th May 2022         Interview date: Friday 20th May 2022