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School Business Manager

£56000 - £66000 per annum
Education: Finance & Resources
18-03-2020 04:27 PM
Stuart Kingsnorth
Position: School Business Manager
Location: London
Salary: £56,000 - £66,000 per annum
Start: September (earlier would be considered)
Role: Permanent

Our client is a medium sized mixed comprehensive school situated in central London. The school is fully inclusive.

Following the recent formation of a new federations of schools, bringing together two schools, we are looking to appoint an experienced School Business Manager.

The School Business Manager is the school’s leading support staff professional and is a member of the senior leadership team.

The role of a School Business Manager is a broad one and will cover the following areas:

Health & Safety
Premises & Facilities
Human Resources
Line Management of the above key area
Advise and support Leadership team
Attendance of Governing Body Meetings as required and assistance of the Chair of Finance Committee

The successful candidate must:

You will need to have recent relevant experience in a Business Manager role or similar
As School Business Manager you will be experienced in managing teams and lead senior Support and Administrative staff.
Ideally you be qualified at NVQ Level 3 or Degree Level
An Accountancy or School Business Manager qualification would be desirable; CIMA, ACCA, CSBM
You will be a confident leader, with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must as is the ability to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines.


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