School Business Manager required as soon as possible!


We are looking to appoint a School Business Manager who will be responsible for the financial, premises, health & safety and IT management of the school on the next stage of our exciting journey to become a truly excellent school.

You will work as part of the leadership team and closely with the Headteacher, to promote the highest standards of business ethos within the administrative function of the school.

Staff personal development and well-being are taken seriously at our school. You will be joining supportive colleagues who work well together and value each other.

The successful candidate will:

Work as part of the Senior Leadership Team providing strategic support to the Head teacher and Governing Body to ensure the school meets its educational aims

Promote the highest standards and ensure the most effective use of resources in support of the school’s development priorities

Have significant finance experience

Provide professional leadership and management of the premises and admin teams, monitoring and evaluating to ensure best quality and best value in every area

Be self-motivated, proactive and adaptable

Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Have strong interpersonal skills

Be a team player with a good sense of humour

Be highly literate as well as numerate

Have the CSBM or a recognised financial qualification

Be skilled in the use of Word, Excel and accounting software and SIMS



School Business Manager Person Specification