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Ref no:
EAL06411
Published:
3/12/2021
Closes:
19/12/2021
Location:
Penston House, Macmerry, Tranent, EH33 1EX
Salary:
£43,652 - £49,163 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week
Work From Home:
Yes

This position has expired.

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.  

Days and Hours of Work:
Monday-Friday, 09.00-17.00 (flexi time)
To start January 2022

Home Working Consideration
Although usually office based, this post may be considered for a homeworking contract (either fully or on an ad hoc basis) in accordance with East Lothian Council’s Home Working and Worksmart Policies, and the requirements of the service.

Job Details

To manage and monitor all aspects of the Council’s PPP project throughout the operational services phase of the Project, which expires in 2035, to ensure full and consistent compliance with the terms of the Project Agreement. The PPP Project’s facilities broadly comprise 6 secondary schools, a Community Centre and a Swimming Pool complex.

East Lothian’s population is planned to grow significantly over the next 10 years and additional education capacity and new facilities will be required at primary / nursery and secondary level. You will ensure the effective management of the schools estate by liaising closely across Council departments, particularly Education, Planning and Finance to ensure that the Council’s primary and secondary schools are sufficient and suitable to meet current and future requirements.

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The ‘East Lothian Way’– values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline, e.g. property, finance or project management and able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant working experience in PPP contract and schools’ estate management.
Membership of an appropriate professional body and/or related post graduate qualification. 

Driving Licence
As the duties of this role require you to effectively travel to successfully undertake the full remit of the role, you must hold a current driving licence and have access to a vehicle.*
(*Where a disability precludes you from obtaining a driving licence, ELC will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability.)

Disclosure
The preferred candidate for this position may be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note:
If a Disclosure check is required and you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will also be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.

Additional Information

For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:
www.eastlothian.gov.uk/nonteachinginfo

If you have any difficulties creating an account on MyJobScotland or applying for this post please contact the MyJobScotland support team via this link https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/contact-us.

If you require further information about this vacancy, please call 01620 827868, or email us on recruitment@eastlothian.gov.uk

Please note: We do not accept CV's (either electronically or by mail).  All our vacancies must be applied for by fully completing the on-line application form.  Although there is an ‘import data from my CV’ function on MyJobScotland, this only imports very limited data and should not be relied upon to complete the application form. 

 

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