Job Details

Job Title:             Facilities Operative

Location:            Malvern College, The Rhydd, Hanley Castle, Worcestershire, WR8 0AD

Salary:                £22,000 - £24,000 per annum  

Hours:                 37.5 hours per week

Contract:            Permanent

We are looking for an experienced Facilities Operative to join our brand-new team at Malvern College in Worcestershire

The Facilities Operative will contribute to the growth and development of the college and will lead on the delivery of providing a warm, safe, and secure environment in which all learners are able to thrive.

This is a great opportunity for a Facilities Operative who wants to influence the outcomes for students with autism and various complex needs. Your work will be challenging and rewarding in equal measure, and you will be working in a college where we maintain a strong safeguarding culture, where pupils are listened to, respected, and involved in as many decisions as possible.

Quality is always top of our agenda, and we pride ourselves on the quality of what we do. We are looking for a Site Manager who shares our vision to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK, to be happy and to make their way in the world.

The successful candidate must have site management experience, along with knowledge of building regulations and health and safety policies and procedures. You will be able to respond to emergency situations in a calm and rational manner and be able to work as part of a team and independently.

About us:

Options Malvern College is an exciting new venture that will be opening near Hanley Castle, Worcester. Working in partnership with the Outcomes First Group and Options Autism, the College will provide a Further Education experience for those aged 16- to 24-year-olds with autism, complex needs and learning disabilities.  The main aim of the College is to help its students prepare for adulthood and their next stage in life.

In a new purpose-built building, situated in acres of natural beauty, Malvern College will provide a varied, individualised curriculum to enable its students to gain vocational and independence skills to help them achieve their aspirations.  Our staff will work together as a cohesive team, to provide the very best experience for the students which will include practical activities, Maths, English and Digital Literacy. The curriculum will have a focus on individual targets, personal skills and enrichment which will include The Duke of Edinburgh Award. Some students will also take part in supported work experience, social enterprise programmes, and volunteering.

The College is now recruiting specialist staff to work with our fantastic students, including teachers, instructors, co professionals and estates staff. Training will be provided as well as on going supervision and support. We welcome applicants with practical skills including Horticulture, Practical Skills, Catering, Independence, and work skills.

Why join us?

Benefits include:

  • Your wellbeing matters hub
  • Clear progression pathways – If your goal is to progress, let us know and we can put in place a career pathway for you to reach your goal.
  • In house Learning and Talent team to help support your career goals
  • Continuous Professional Development platform to use from anywhere
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Access to 1000's of Shopping discounts
  • Dedicated multi-disciplinary staff teams to learn from and support you.
  • Local incentives
  • Earn £1000 as an employee by referring a friend

Outcomes First Group are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully Enhanced DBS.