The Estates team, led by the Head of Estates, is responsible for all reactive and planned maintenance of College buildings, the implementation of all planned, small and major works. The team undertakes daily routine tasks and those generated from the computerised faults system. The Estates team interacts with a wide range of people, including academic staff, students, guest and other support staff.

Main Purpose of Job

Proactively and systematically to manage the maintenance and repair of the built estate, building services and other infrastructure.

To plan projects to meet the College’s aspirations within budget.

To supervise the direct employed Estates team and co-ordinate contractors.

Further Particulars

Salary and Benefits

The salary will be c£50k per annum for a 37.5 hour week.  Time off in lieu will be granted for additional hours worked and overtime is not normally payable.  Benefits of working for the College include 35 days holiday (including bank holidays), the option to join a University pension scheme and one free meal whilst on duty and the kitchens are open, when the kitchens are closed a meal allowance will be paid. The Head of Estates is given a company phone.


To apply for this position, please complete an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send this by email to, or post to the HR Office, LMH, Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6QA

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form