Lewisham Council’s Estates Management & Contracts Unit (EMU) provides advice, guidance and clienting services on matters related to the school estate including, health & safety, compliance with statutory maintenance, fire safety, business continuity, and the capital programme.
In addition, the unit assists schools with very specific and technical advice that (although covering areas which are the school’s responsibility) may fall outside the remit of knowledge of school based staff.
EMU are able to support schools through the SLA’s below.
- Statutory Compliance Reviews & Advice
- Fire Risk Assessment and associated professional advice
- Project Management for capital Works
- Health & Safety Review
In addition to the above services, schools are able to purchase the following additional support:
- Project Management Support