Skip to content ↓

Estates Management

Under the direction of Robin Chew, Head of Service for Facilities & Compliance, the Trust's Estates Team provides a wealth of support to schools including:-
  • Caretaking & Maintenance

  • Statutory Inspection Checks

  • PAT Testing

  • Fixed Wiring

  • Refurbishments

We are delighted to present our Estates Team to you below:-

Kevin Firman - senior estates assistant

Kevin joined the Trust from his previous role as Interim Site Manager for the Yoxford, Middleton, Bramfield & Peasenhall Schools Federation and has previously worked within the NHS as a multi skilled craftsman, and electrical and maintenance foreman.

Kevin supports the Facilities Manager as Senior Estates Assistant, managing the Trust with school with refurbishments, new projects and estate management, as well as fixed wiring installations.

Kevin can be contacted by email at:  k.firman@consortiumacademy.org

Marc Aalders-dunthorne - estates assistant

Marc joined the team in 2019 as Estates Assistant, supporting the caretaking, maintenance and refurbishment projects across the Trust.

Currently, Marc is also Area Caretaker for The Borders Partnership, of Glebeland and Barnby & North Cove Primary Schools.

Marc can be contacted at:  m.aalders-dunthorne@consortiumacademy.org

dean warne - area caretaker

Dean was formally the Caretaker and Cleaner at Southwold Primary School and now also supports Middleton Primary School, ensuring that both schools are compliant with their statutory inspections, as well as carrying out caretaking duties, cleaning and general maintenance and repairs.

Dean can be contacted at:  d.warne@southwoldprimaryschool.org

michael bone - area caretaker

Dean was formally Caretaker for Rendlesham Primary School and also now support Henley and Helmingham Primary Schools, ensuring that they are compliant with their statutory inspections, as well as carrying out caretaking duties, general maintenance and repairs.

Michael can be contacted at:  mbone@rendlesham.org

bill flaherty - area caretaker

Bill is Caretaker for the Waveney Valley Partnership and Yoxford & Peasenhall Primary School , along with its Swimming Pool, ensuring that all establishments are compliant with their statutory inspections, as well as carrying out caretaking duties, general maintenance and repairs.

Bill can be contacted at:  w.flaherty@yoxvalley.org