Atlantic Maintenance Manager

Maintenance Manager

Salary £30,000 per annum (pending role evaluation)

UWC Atlantic College, founded in 1962, is the original United World College. Enjoying a spectacular location at St. Donat’s Castle, perched above the Bristol Channel approximately 20 miles west of Cardiff, our 380 students are drawn from over 90 countries, with many attending on scholarship and all of them taking part in a well-developed co-curricular programme.

Responsible for a maintenance budget of approximately £450,000 per annum, you will lead the repairs and maintenance function ensuring all maintenance is delivered to time, cost and quality standards.

Your extensive knowledge and experience in managing and delivering maintenance programmes and projects will ensure that they are managed effectively and that contracts follow all required corporate procedures and achieves value for money. 

Highly organised, with significant practical experience of managing maintenance / refurbishments and ensuring that Health and Safety requirements are adhered to, your self-motivation and initiative mean that you have a demonstrable desire to succeed and achieve results.

Your excellent communication and interpersonal skills ensure that you are able to relate to people at all levels and react calmly in challenging situations.  A positive, professional and can do approach is absolutely essential as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

You will have excellent IT skills and be familiar with a range of applications including CAD, Google Suite and Microsoft Office products.

To apply please read the Job Description and Person Specification and send a completed application form to

Application Form

Job Description & Person Specification

Guidance Notes

Closing date for completed applications is 9 a.m. on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Interviews for this post will take place on Tuesday 7 May 2019 and candidates should be able to attend the College in person for the process. 

Please note that we email candidates with the status of their application – please check your junk email folder for notification of the outcome of the application.

 UWC Atlantic College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Registered Charity Number: 525761

Help us shape the future. CAPITAL PROGRAMME MANAGER required, responsible for £3m capital budget, supporting develo…

3 weeks ago

Know any passionate and aspiring young leaders aged 15-18 who want to change the world? Please tell them about the…

3 weeks ago