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Firs Primary School

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Please see below for all current vacancies. Vacancies are listed in order of closing date from soonest to latest.

Safeguarding Statement - Safer Recruitment


Firs Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its pupils. This commitment is reflected in our recruitment processes. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, Staff Disqualification Declaration and reference checks. The School also reserves the right to research shortlisted candidates on social media platforms and the internet, and the recruitment panel may take this information into consideration during the recruitment process.


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Site Manager

Due to a vacancy, the Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable Site Manager to join our friendly team. Experience of working in a School or other large premises is preferred, but training will be provided.


We are a 3-form entry primary school with quite large grounds. Our Facilities team comprises two Site Managers working different, but continuous shifts, with cross-over in the middle to allow for shared tasks and planning. Our Site Managers undertake all aspects of site management and security, to ensure that our grounds, premises and facilities are maintained to a high standard. 


Salary: Band 4, Points 12-17 (£26,421 - £28,770)

Working Pattern: 10.30am - 6.30pm, daily, Monday to Friday (hours may vary during school holiday periods)

Contract: Permanent, All Year Round, 36.25 hours per week

Start Date: ASAP - March/April 2024


Please note that applications can only be accepted via the accompanying application form. We are unable to consider standalone CVs. Please view the job-related attachments below. Applications should be posted or emailed (, marked for the attention of the School Business Manager.


Should you require a paper copy or if you wish to arrange a visit to the School, please contact the School office via 0161 973 7350 or 


Closing Date: Wednesday 13th March 2024  

Shortlisting: Thursday 14th March 2024

Interviews: Monday 18th March 2024


No agencies please.