Head of School Buildings & Development

Client: London Borough Tower Hamlets

Location: London

Salary: £67,000

Closing date: Sunday, 12 June 2022 23:30

Head of School Buildings and Development

Tower Hamlets Council

Salary: £67,000

Tower Hamlets is home to a diverse range of growing, vibrant communities. That’s why we’re looking for a new Head of School Buildings and Development to join us. Given the scale and scope of our investment programme, experience of similar capital projects is essential. If you’re passionate about delivering excellent outcomes for children and families, this is the perfect opportunity to make a positive impact.

About the role

As our Head of School Buildings and Development you’ll make sure we keep improving and expanding our existing school facilities, as well as finding new sites to develop into the schools of tomorrow. This is a high-profile role that will give you responsibility for strategic planning, commissioning, and delivery of school places. You can expect to be involved in everything from school asset management planning to client requirements for other service property, capital investment planning, capital scheme commissioning, client project management and more.

About you

We’re looking for someone who understands the legal context of school building development as well as asset management, capital investment planning, and programme and project monitoring. It’s equally important that you know how to manage PFI contracts including the policy and practice around effective school design and maintenance. What matters too is that you’re resilient, solution focused, and you have exceptional communication skills. You will be able to build productive relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

Apply now

Closing date: Sunday 12th June 2022

Would you like an informal, confidential telephone conversation about this role?
Please contact our recruitment partners at Penna: shivani.poonja@penna.com or call 07709 509 097.


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