Head of Facilities

Head of Facilities Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Head of Facilities to join our team.


  • To take ownership of the delivery of high quality, customer focused facilities management functions;
  • Ensuring compliance with all policy and statutory requirements relating to the health & safety of the site and the grounds;
  • To actively monitor the site and buildings to highlight quickly any remedial works required and action upon these promptly;
  • Manage all the day to day activities both internal or external, including maintenance, cleaning, security, heating etc;
  • The point of contact for all estates and building management matters for the college;
  • The coordination of the security of the site and emergency cover/attendance as and when required;
  • To promote a safe and fit for purpose premises/facilities for pupils, staff, visitors and volunteers to complete their day to day activities.


  • Facilities Management;
  • Catering;
  • Previous experience of being responsible for managing all facilities within a similar environment;
  • NHS;
  • A background in managing workplace Health and Safety and Fire Safety compliance;
  • Contract Management;
  • Suitable Health and Safety qualification or demonstrable understanding of H&S requirements, such as NEBOSH.