Safety & Security Manager

Tonbridge, Kent
Salary as detailed
17 May 2019
04 Jun 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time


Tonbridge School is one of the leading boys’ boarding schools in the country and is highly respected, both here and internationally, for providing a world class education.  The School employs over 800 staff in both academic and support staff positions. The school has excellent facilities which are set in a 150-acre site, including a Sports Centre, Theatre, Chapel and state of the art Science Centre.

We are seeking to appoint a Safety & Security Manager to join the team.  This is an excellent opportunity to support and enhance the School’s provision in the areas of Health & Safety, Security and Safeguarding.  The position requires a sound understanding of current legislation in Health & Safety, Security and Safeguarding.  Experience in delivering training would be a distinct advantage.

The successful candidate will have knowledge and expertise in four key areas: however, you may be required to successfully complete appropriate training where necessary to ensure that the School is fully compliant with current regulations and standards.

  • Health and Safety at work regulations and risk assessments.
  • Physical/building security issues.
  • Safeguarding and child protection standards and procedures.
  • Training programmes designed to inform and educate staff, pupils and visitors.

Salary: Circa £35,000 to £40,000 per annum subject to experience and qualifications.

Excellent benefits package.

Closing date: 4th June at 5.00pm

Further information, job description and an application form, can be found at:

Completed application forms to: Patricia Matsaert, Personnel Manager, Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, TN9 1JP

01732 304252

Tonbridge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.