Estates Manager, Moor House School & College, Surrey

Moor House School & College
Mill Lane, Hurst Green, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 9AQ

Opportunities to deliver exceptional outcomes for students with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) at an Ofsted “Outstanding” rated School and College catering for students aged 7-19 years, by providing intensive, interdisciplinary therapeutic interventions.

Close to a mainline station with direct links to London, the school is located in a beautiful rural setting on the Kent and Surrey borders.

Estates Manager

Salary £40,000 to £45,000 pa, dependent on experience.

A relocation package is available, subject to specific criteria being met

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual to lead the site team, manage the premises, facilities and grounds, ensuring a safe and secure environment for all stakeholders within Moor House.

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, experienced, strategic and resourceful individual who can demonstrate highly effective leadership, project management, organisational and communication skills . The successful candidate will be responsible for strategic development, refurbishment and ongoing maintenance of the Moor House estate. The role also requires  taking leadership on all aspects of Health and Safety Management, ensuring compliance and best practice across the site, including managing associated budgets.

Candidates must have recent experience of working in a comparable role, ideally in a similar environment and hold one of the following qualifications NEBOSH, National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety or equivalent.

The post is advertised as 36 hours per week however there may be flexibility with regard to the number of hours per week.  Candidates will occasionally be required to attend School at short notice outside working hours and at weekends and must therefore be flexible and  live in close proximity to Moor House.

Benefits include generous contributory pension scheme, 25 days holiday and opportunities for training and development.

Informal pre-application discussions and visits are welcome. Please email Jemma Kingham at

Closing date for all applications: Tuesday, 25 August 2020

Interview date: Week commencing 31st August 2020

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

For an application form and further information go to:

Completed applications should be e-mailed to:

Moor House School & College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. All applicants will be screened, including checks with past employers and with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).