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Assistant Site manager

Level C NJC Grade 4

Hours: 27.5 hours per week working from 9am to 3pm (inc an unpaid break)

Salary: Scale 4, Point 7 to 11: £20,444 - £22,129 pro rata

Actual starting salary: £15,193.98

Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and flexible Assistant Site Manager for an immediate start.

The busy and productive Facilities Management area is at the heart of the school’s activities and operates daily from 7am-10pm within a shift system. The normal working pattern for this position is 9.00am to 5.00pm (to include an unpaid half hour lunch break). However, flexibility will be required to cover the wider shift pattern during periods of staff absence & holidays.

This position is varied and every day is different, staff members work as a team to complete small maintenance jobs as well as keeping the school clean and tidy and compliant with all Health and Safety regulations.

If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Lynn Hill, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email:   

The closing date is 9am on Monday 1st August. The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates before this date if appropriate.


Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.  

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check