Estates & Facilities Manager

Categories: Care.

St Columba’s Hospice provides Specialist Palliative Care, free and equitably, to people living with an advanced life threatening disease irrespective of diagnosis.

Estates & Facilities Manager
£39,632 – £47,559 + Pension

To manage and co-ordinate all estate and facilities activities delivering effective and efficient services including cleaning, catering and buildings maintenance, ensuring that all standards are met in relation to statutory and mandatory regulations covering health & safety, environmental and other risks.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, you’ll have overall leadership responsibility for Hospice buildings, environment, hotel services functions and maintenance programmes. You’ll be experienced in facilities management and the maintenance of premises and have a proven track record delivering cost effective and compliant maintenance and facilities services.

To succeed, you will need a strong background in estate & facilities management together with proven leadership and change management skills. Previous healthcare experience is not a prerequisite but you will need to demonstrate a high level of achievement within a similarly complex environment. Finally, you’ll bring a high level of customer focus and drive for continuous improvement, recognising that your teams have a major impact on the experience and wellbeing of patients and their families, staff and volunteers.

For an informal discussion please contact John Sharples, Facilities Manager, on 0131 551 1381.

If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please download the candidate job pack from our website at or email or call 0131 551 7722.

Closing date: Friday 14 November 2014
Interview date: Friday 28 November 2014

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