Senior Facilities Worker – Sports and Open Spaces

Location: Coram’s Fields, Kings Cross
Hours:  37.5 hours per week, evening and evening work required (on rota)
Salary and Benefits: £30,000 per annum, Cycle to work scheme, training and development opportunities, discounted sport and hall hire, discounted childcare (holiday clubs), defined pension contribution scheme, free employee assistance programme (EAP)
Contract: Permanent

We are pleased to be recruiting for the new role of Senior Facilities Worker. As a Senior Facilities Worker, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the running, maintenance, and upkeep of our sports facilities and changing areas.

We are looking for:

  • Somebody with strong knowledge and experience in successfully running, maintaining, and developing sports facilities similar to that of Coram’s Fields.
  • Strong attention to detail and experience in setting up and implementing robust systems to ensure that our facilities are maintained to the highest standards possible.
  • A strong communicator, using this to supervise a small team to deliver a high standard of management,  as well as being able to communicate with the full range of people that use our facilities.
  • This is a key role for the organisation. You’ll be inspired by the cause and excited by the opportunity to oversee some of the best outdoor sports facilities in London.

Diversity and inclusion matter to us. Coram’s Fields is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, from a diverse range of backgrounds. We strive for our workforce to be representative of the communities that we serve and we know that greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the families and children we work with.

Coram’s Fields is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of all children and young people. All those applying for a role with the charity, are subject to robust safeguarding checks and will need to demonstrate clearly, their commitment to safeguarding. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and all post holders are required to register with the DBS update service. Please be aware that all applications are subject to two references.

You can also find more information on our services at www.coramsfields.org

Job Description and Person Specification

Senior Facilities Worker – Sports and Open Spaces

How to apply

To apply for the role, please provide an up to date CV and cover letter (no more than 2 sides of A4), outlining why you are interested in the opportunity and how your experience and skills meet the requirements detailed in the job description and person specification.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis, so applicants are encouraged to make early applications for the role should they be interested. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 14 days of applying; if you have not been contacted within this time then unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful. Applications should be returned to Lily Turvey (Office Assistant) and are accepted by e-mail or in hard copy and should be submitted in the following way;

By e-mail to: recruitment@coramsfields.org.uk

By post to;
Lily Turvey
Coram’s Fields
93 Guilford Street
London
WC1N 1DN

Please note that applicants must have the right to work in the UK in order to apply.