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School Business Manager - Washingwell Primary School

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
24/10/2021 23:59
Grade H, Pts 25-28, £29,577 - £32,234 tto (depending on length of service) actual tto salary £26,593.35 - £29,900.31 Full Time - 37 hours per week + 2 weeks
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Washingwell Primary School
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Job details 

Closing date:
24 Oct

Further information

School Business Manager at Washingwell Community Primary School
Permanent - 37 hours per week term time only + 2 weeks.
Grade H (PTS 25-28), £29,577 - £32,234 - depending on length of service - actual term time only salary £26,593.35 - £29,900.31

Salary amounts quoted are from 1 September to 31 August and therefore if you commence employment part way through the academic year they will be subject to an equated salary adjustment.

The Head Teacher and Governors of Washingwell Primary School are seeking to appoint a School Business Manager to join our school as soon as possible
Due to the promotion of our current School Business Manager, this fantastic opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and committed professional to develop their skills and impact positively on the lives of young people within our school.
The successful candidate will work as part of the Senior Leadership Team and play a lead strategic role in driving the school forward with responsibility for Finance, Health & Safety, Premises, Administration, HR and GDPR.

Key responsibilities include:
Contributing to the School Development Plan, considering allocation of resources and leading some sections of its implementation.

Assisting with the marketing of the school, managing the school website and social media feeds.

Ensuring effective management of our before and after school provision.

Leading the safe management, maintenance and development of our school premises.

Managing the school budget and financial administration, shaping our future strategy of income generation.

Clerk to governors, providing administrative support to the governing body.

Negotiating, managing and monitoring contracts, tenders and agreements ensuring ‘best value’ at all times.

Managing, monitoring, evaluating and acting upon sickness absence procedures and EVOLVE systems within school.

The successful candidate will:
Enjoy work and be ready to become and integral part of the team.
Have good interpersonal and leadership skills.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills.
Be highly organised, reliable and able to use time management skills effectively.
Have high expectations; be an exemplary role model and promote the school values and ethos.
Be approachable and friendly.
Have the ability to reflect on their own practice, embracing change and opportunities to work with others and striving for improvement.

Visits to the school are highly recommended and will by individual appointment only. Please contact the school office on 0191 4884400 to book a convenient time.

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

Application forms and further information including job description and specification can be found in the ‘About Us – Vacancies’ section of our school website www.washingwell.org.uk

Applications should be returned by email to jobs@washingwell.org.uk. Paper copies of applications will not be accepted.

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 24 October 2021.
Shortlisting date: Wednesday 27 October 2021
Interview date: Thursday 4 November 2021

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