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Royal College of Music

Archived: Facilities Officer

Estates & Facilities

Job reference number: 212-23

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 27 September 2023

Interview date: Wednesday 4 October 2023

Salary: Grade 4; £27,192 – £28,969 per annum (+ a shift allowance of £4,472 per annum). Appointments will normally be made to the first point of the grade.

Founded in 1882, The Royal College of Music (RCM) is one of the world’s greatest conservatoires with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our excellence was recognised by the 2022 and 2023 QS World University Rankings, in which we ranked as the global top institution for performing arts in the world.

The RCM is seeking to engage a Facilities Officer to join the diverse Estates & Facilities team at the College. The post-holder will support the smooth running of the College through facilitating the general operations and by providing assistance throughout all departments and sites as required. The successful candidate will ensure the general security and safety of the College, its students, staff and visitors. This includes the securing of the College, recording and reporting all safety matters and responding to emergencies, as well as room and event set-ups and customer-facing duties.

Candidates will need to demonstrate:

  • Experience in facilities or security operations
  • Manual handling experience
  • A positive and proactive attitude, and quick to respond to requests
  • The ability to work as part of a busy team
  • The ability to make considered decisions and, where necessary, take emergency action
  • Confidence in using Outlook email

This role is offered on a permanent, full-time basis and is immediately available.

For full details of this position please read the Applicant Information Pack, available to download from the RCM website:

To apply, please complete our 1) Application form and 2) Equal Opportunities form (available to download from the RCM website) and submit in Word or PDF format to the Recruitment team at

CVs without an application form will not be accepted. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number when submitting your application.

The RCM is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment for all our staff, students and visitors.