Luminate Education Group

Capital Project Manager (LUM269)

Leeds, West Yorkshire
£41,030 - £43,527 pa
17 Nov 2022
15 Dec 2022
Job Function
Estates and Facilities
Contract Type
Full Time


This is an exciting time to join us as our area covers Estates and Capital Projects which includes Health, Safety and Environment team, the Campus Facilities team, Property and Maintenance team and Capital Projects team. Between us all we service the estates across the whole of the Luminate Group.

The wider Capital and Estates team consists of a wide range of professionals working together and supporting projects to ensure the design, compliance, statutory obligations and maintenance requirements are all coordinated within the proposal from an early stage of development.


Manage the delivery of allocated projects as well as assist with the day-to-day management of capital projects within delegated levels of responsibility. Liaison with user departments and external project teams to ensure projects meet the college’s needs and expectations.

Providing advice and guidance to college staff on the Group approach towards capital projects. Monitor and report to the Design Managers on the design development process to ensure appropriate levels of space utilisation in accordance with the Group’s specific statutory and other requirements.

Support all stakeholders throughout the project and ensure their requirements achieved in line with agreed objectives, support lessons learned sessions following post project reviews and implement recommendations. Provide regular written and verbal reports and updates on the current status of capital projects. This is an excellent opportunity during a period of change to make a real difference in the lives of the students that study at our campuses.


  • Act as the key point of contact for all members of a construction project (engineers, architects, construction team)
  • Plan the timeline for all construction operations and schedule key milestones to ensure deadlines are met
  • Undertake building visits to identify the scope of proposed works
  • Identify the requirements for Luminate Education Group and liaise with other specialists such as ICT, Facilities and Curriculum Teams in relation to specific proposed building projects
  • Facilitate the review of all contract documentation
  • Establish and co-ordinate the formal and informal communication structure and procedures for the construction process

For more information about the role please contact:

Sajid Lunat

About Us

Luminate Education Group consists of; Harrogate College (HC), Keighley College (KC), Leeds City College (LCC), Leeds Conservatoire (LC), University Centre Leeds, Leeds Sixth Form College and Yorkshire Centre for Training & Development. Luminate Education Group is one of the fastest growing and most innovative education groups in the country. 

We offer a curriculum as diverse as our students within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment. Our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions. Join us on the journey to being the best that we can collectively be for our students, apprentices, staff and our stakeholders.


At Luminate Education Group we are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all our student's including children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow the Safer Recruitment requirements and best practice as set out within Keeping Children Safe in Education statutory guidance. All successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory pre-employment checks which include an enhanced DBS check, online checks and must have two satisfactory references. Please be aware that it is a criminal offence to apply for this post if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity in connection to children.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.

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