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School Business Manager

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Closed for applications on 20/02/2020 12:00
Grade - £28,785 - £31,371
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Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Portobello Primary School

Job details 

Closing date:
20 Feb

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

To Start after Easter Break - School Business Manager
Salary: Grade H - £28,785 - £31,371 dependent on qualifications and experience

The Head Teacher and Governors of Portobello Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated School Business Manager to join their team from 20th April 2020.

The successful candidate will be expected to lead and manage to the highest standard.
This will include: finance, HR, recruitment, payroll, GDPR, referrals & admissions, maintenance & grounds, health and safety, catering and housekeeping, ensuring the school is fully compliant and runs smoothly. You will be expected to support the Headteacher in the continuing development and improvement of all aspects of the school.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic, innovative and solution focused leader, capable of motivating others to provide the highest level of service. They must be able to work flexibly to meet the demands of the role. They will have the confidence to work in partnership with senior leaders and governors, as well as liaise with external agencies. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. The successful candidate will be fully conversant with Keeping Children Safe requirements including ensuring robust recruitment processes.

Previous experience in the role of School Business Manager is desirable.
Portobello Primary is a vibrant school where children are enthusiastic and motivated to achieve; our children are at the heart of every decision we make.
Through our engaging curriculum, we ensure that children foster a passion for learning and a curiosity that will develop high aspirations and a lifetime of happy memories. At Portobello Primary School we strongly believe in the power of a growth mindset. We believe that ALL children have the ability to achieve what they want to achieve.

If you would like further details or to discuss your application please contact Jayne Humphrey on 0191 4104571.
Portobello Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post. We are an equal opportunities employer.

If successful you will need to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Application forms are available from Mrs C Huntley, SBM, Portobello Primary School, Tamerton Drive, Birtley, Co Durham DH 3 2LY on receipt of a large SAE or by emailing the school at portobelloprimaryschool@gateshead.gov.uk.

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