Centre Facilities Manager – closing date 24 June 2019

The Weller Centre is a vibrant local community centre which was remodelled, substantially rebuilt and re-opened two years ago. The management of the centre is a joint venture between The Earley Charity and Reading Borough Council.

We require a Centre Facilities Manager to facilitate the effective running of the Weller Centre, overseeing and improving the office and financial systems of the centre and acting as a key point of interaction between users, staff, hirers, stakeholders and the public. You will be responsible for the overall maintenance of the building itself. You will support the governance of the centre by keeping a record of usage and of income and expenditure.

You will have excellent organisation skills, be a great communicator (verbal and written) and possess excellent interpersonal skills as you will be interacting with a wide cross section of people.
In addition you must be a self-starter, able to manage your own work load and have the ability to achieve through a team.

Education to degree level, proficiency in Microsoft Office and an understanding of Health and Safety Legislation is required. Some evening and weekend work is also required.

Address Line 1
110 Amersham Road
Is this location wheelchair accessible?
Contract type
Full time
Central Reading
£26-28,000 per annum
Alison Tinsley, HR Advisor
Main contact telephone
0118 9079742
Reference number for post
How to apply
To apply please send a copy of your CV, and a covering letter detailing why you would like to be considered for the role and what you can offer the Weller Centre, to alison.tinsley@hrdept.co.uk. The HR Dept is dealing with this vacancy on behalf of the Weller Centre.
Open for applications from
12 June 2019
Closing date for applications
24 June 2019
Scheduled interview date
4 July 2019
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course