Estates management career pathway

Both our young people and our employees benefit from the work achieved by our Estates team. Maintaining our 52-acre site, 16 residential homes, minibus fleet, offices and school including multi-sensory rooms, gyms and swimming pool is the responsibility of this diverse team.

See how you could progress in your career at Prior's Court when you join our Estates team.

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  • Autism Practitioner

    Autism Practitioners play a crucial role in supporting our young people to grow and develop encouraging each individual to achieve their aspirations and lead fulfilling and purposeful lives.

    Whether supporting young people in the classroom, on an outside trip or settling down to read a bedtime story, you will build an enduring bond with each young person you work with and go home each day knowing that you have made a real difference to their lives.

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  • Housekeeping / Maintenance

    Our maintenance and housekeeping teams work together to ensure that our homes, classrooms, facilities and outdoor areas are of an excellent standard. You’ll be part of the team responsible for making all areas of the site are clean and safe for our young people to use, helping them to reach their full potential.

    Whether your skills lie in plumbing, carpentry, electricals, decorating, groundskeeping, laundry or cleaning, you can go home each day knowing that you’ve made a real difference to our young people’s lives.

  • Senior Housekeeper / Maintenance

    In conjunction with the Estates Management Team, Seniors in Housekeeping and Maintenance are responsible for the day to day organisation of their team. Role modelling outstanding working practices, ensuring the supply of materials and equipment, and developing your team and our site to the highest possible standards.

    Using your experience and specialist knowledge, you’ll support others to deliver excellent environments for young people to live and learn in.

  • Facilities Manager

    As a Facilities Manager you are responsible for the operational delivery of maintenance, housekeeping and reception across the organisation. You’ll coach and mentor you team to deliver excellent quality standards.

    Alongside the Estates Manager, you’ll have responsibility for budgets, our vehicle fleet and our contractors. All of this will help you to deliver our maintenance schedules which support the transitioning of young people as they move and develop through our homes and school.

  • Estates Manager

    Our Estates Manager is responsible for ensuring a safe, clean and effective physical environment for all staff, young people and visitors at Prior’s Court. Maintaining site standards so that our facilities remain fit for purpose and meet regulatory standards.

    This includes responsibility for our Housekeeping and Maintenance teams as well as overall responsibility for all health and safety matters on site, our company fleet and capital projects.

  • Director of Support Services

    As part of the Executive team, the Director of Support Services is the lead in the strategic development, operational effectiveness and achievement of organisational objectives whilst ensuring that Priors Court is a Great Place to Work for all employees.

    Guiding our Trustees and Executive team on strategies relating to People, Estates and Marketing, you’ll recommend improvement opportunities for organisational performance and work with other members of the Executive team to realise them, ensuring that every young person and team member is being stretched to achieve outcomes beyond our imagination.