Cranleigh Abu Dhabi are looking to recruit an outstanding Manager - Facilities to join our dedicated team. 

Role and Application Overview

As a key member of the school’s management team and supporting the senior leadership team, the Manager – Facilities will be fully responsible to maintain and enhance the life cycle of the facility/asset, effectively lead support service-related activities and to ensure the school complies with all Aldar Education policy, procedures, HSE, audit and regulatory directives within daily school operations. 

The incumbent will continuously strive to exceed internal & external customer expectations, capitalizing the economic profit and return on capital investment, while embracing the Aldar Education core values.

To embody the values, vision and ethos of Aldar Education and assist the Head - Operations in implementing process and policy which will ensure high quality and successful outcomes.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 18th February,2024 but early application is encouraged as applications will be reviewed as they are received. The School may make an earlier appointment.

Minimum Qualifications

* Bachelors (BSc) in business related subject; or 

* Related industry qualification, of graduate level, for the assigned functional area(s).

* Certificate of School Business Management / Facilities Management / NEBOSH or IOSH preferable.

Minimum Experience

* At least 5 years’ experience in a senior level position within an education or service-oriented industry.

Job Specific Knowledge & Skills

* Fluent English communication skills, written and oral. 

* Attention to detail with diligent follow up, and able to execute in a timely manner. 

* Skilled in multi-tasking and handling pressure.

* Organizational ability, of self and others.

* Forethought and forward planning (particularly as this relates to local Government compliance matters).

* Capable of influencing people and talented in networking with cultural sensitivity. 

* Good interpersonal skills.

* Strong and consistent supervisory skills.

* Commercial acumen.

* Initiate effort and energy beyond the typical workday, where the tasks require additional commitment.

About Cranleigh Abu Dhabi

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi sits at the entrance to Saadiyat’s emerging Cultural District in keeping with the school’s motto, ‘Ex Cultu Robur’ – ‘From Culture Comes Strength’. Built over seven hectares, the bespoke campus is situated within minutes of New York University Abu Dhabi and the beautiful Saadiyat Beach, as well as the magnificent Louvre Abu Dhabi and the vibrant Berklee College of Music.

In addition to the broad academic curriculum, our daily routine offers a wealth of opportunities that allow pupils to explore their full range of talents in fine arts, performing arts, music, sport and other activities such as gymnastics, golf, horse riding and debating to name but a few. Check out our Facebook page to get an even better idea of day-today life at Cranleigh Abu Dhabi.

We are looking for first class teachers to join our vibrant team and work with us in our pursuit of excellence. Attractive packages will reflect the professionalism of our staff and the value we place on them.

Application Process

Prospective candidates should carefully read the attached applicant info pack to support their application.

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.


0 - 0 AED

Monthly based


Abu Dhabi Emirate , United Arab Emirates

Job Benefits
Company retreats
Job Overview
Job Posted:
3 months ago
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Bachelor Degree
5+ Years
Total Vacancies

Job Tags:

Share This Job:


Abu Dhabi Emirate , United Arab Emirates