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Cardiff High School

Tua'r Goleuni – Towards the Light

Estates Department[Adran Ystâdau]

Estates DepartmentAdran Ystâdau

The Estates Department Function

The Estates Department provides a number of essential services to the school and is responsible for managing, maintaining and developing the infrastructure and building fabric of the school estate. It is also responsible for maximising the school estate's usage outside normal hours by hiring out its facilities to external organisations. The department currently consists of an Estate Manager and 25 members of staff who are responsible for providing maintenance, housekeeping and catering services to the school. 

The maintenance team consists of 2 Estates Officers who carry out a variety of tasks around the school including emergency repairs, cyclical and preventative maintenance, decoration, security, waste management, portering and driving.

The housekeeping team consists of a cleaning supervisor and 14 cleaners who are responsible for ensuring that the school estate is cleaned to the best possible standard on a daily basis.  

The catering team consists of a manager and 8 catering staff who prepare and serve food for staff , students and visitors in line with Welsh Assembly Government guidelines.