Are you skilled in practical maintenance? Do you thrive on ensuring excellence in buildings and venues? Could you be our new Premises Manager?

Arun Church are looking for a Premises Manager. Primarily the role is to oversee the maintenance and security of our venues, including a busy community centre in Littlehampton. Therefore, in this varied role you would be responsible for ensuring a safe and welcoming environment for all staff, volunteers and the public. In addition, you will lead a small team while acting as the Health & Safety Officer for the organisation. As the Premises Manager, you will also be involved in the activities of the church working as part of a wider team.

  • £20,476 (SP17) – £23,991 (SP25) per annum.
  • 37.5 hours per week. Full-time. Monday to Friday between 6am and 6pm by agreement. Occasional evening and weekends as required.
  • Permanent Position.

The Wickbourne Centre is owned and operated by Arun Church, and the West Sussex County Council Littlehampton Children’s & Family Centre is based within the building. Employment is through the Arun Church: Wickbourne Centre charitable company.

At Arun Church we offer a range of activities and services tailored to the needs of the local community. These include The Wickbourne Centre, PlayCentre Pre-School and Nursery, CAP Debt Help, and Arun Youth Projects community youth service among others. Consequently we keep our focus on the safety and welfare of children and young people. And we also offer a fun, supportive team environment and rewarding work.

Appointment to the post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.


Please download and read the information below. You should return your completed Application Form to us at the church office in The Wickbourne Centre, or via email to

Premises Manager Documentation


Application Form


Closing date: 5pm, Monday 25th November 2019

Interview date: December 2019