Facilities Manager cum Health & Safety Officer
About the role
The British International School of Kuala Lumpur seeks an experienced, open-minded, and professional Facilities Manager cum Health & Safety Officer to join our leading international school. As Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for the operation, maintenance and the health and safety aspects of the BSKL properties and staff, currently comprising three campuses at Bandar Utama, which accommodate approximately 1,200 students and 230 staff members .
In this role you’ll use your skills and expertise to provide excellent work with impeccable professionalism. You will communicate with confidence across diverse audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with colleagues, inspectors, regulators and the school leadership team. You’ll model the school’s values: be kind; be resilient; take risks; act with integrity and to be ambitious.
Please see the detailed job description for additional information about this role.
About our school
The British International School of Kuala Lumpur (BSKL) is a premier international school in Kuala Lumpur serving students from pre-nursery through sixth form. Our warm and friendly school community values developing the whole child - academically, pastorally and socially with the principles of Positive Education and our school values as our foundation. We believe student happiness leads to student success and by placing the child at the centre of all we do we’re able to offer an outstanding education.
Naturally, at BSKL, you’ll find students who are happy, motivated, committed, and love learning. Our community invests in staff with ongoing CPD opportunities and community-building opportunities to help you get the most out of your time at BSKL and in Malaysia. Our state of the art facilities provide engaging learning environments for students and staff alike and our location provides easy access to the KL metropolitan area.
BSKL is a member of Nord Anglia Education and our evidence-based Professional Learning Pathways keep us at the forefront of new thinking in the classroom, ensuring that our teachers have all the tools to provide for outstanding teaching and learning.
You will possess a Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health or an equivalent degree in a related field and a minimum of 6-8 years experience in facilities management, at least 3 years of which were at the management level. You must also be able to meet the legal work requirements for Malaysia. All successful candidates will undergo a criminal background check and must meet all applicable safeguarding requirements.
The closing date for application is 3:00pm on the 20th July, 2021. Due to global travel restrictions, all interviews will be conducted via MS Teams or online video calls. There will be three stages of interview, including a panel interview.
Start Date: 1st August 2021 or earlier
Nord Anglia Education schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening, including references and checks with past employers, and an enhanced DBS.
At Nord Anglia Education, we work every day to inspire our students, schools and employees to be the best they can be and we are ambitious for them all to achieve more than they thought possible in their personal, social and academic endeavours. Within our family of schools, this aspiration is underpinned by a commitment to always act with respect, integrity, openness and courage. These qualities are the foundation of how we approach our work and roles within Nord Anglia Education and are shared by everyone in our global family.
About Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with 69 schools located across dozens of countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. Together, our schools educate over 67,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school.
Our philosophy for education rests on the 4 pillars of creativity, wellbeing, excellent academic outcomes and global connectedness. These are delivered through innovative use of educational technology to create a 21st Century, personalised, learning experience for all students.
Every parent wants the best for their child — so do we. NAE schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all of our students love coming to school.
Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people and our family of schools. We believe that being part of our family of 69 schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London.