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School Business Manager

25 hours a week (9.30 am to 2.30 pm Monday to Friday) up to 32.5 hours a week (8.30am to 3.30pm) Negotiable at interview

Term Time plus 8 days

£38,223 FTE

£22,486.55 up to £29,232.52 depending on hours worked

We are looking for an experienced School Business Manager to join our team. You will play a crucial role in the efficient operation of the school’s management of finances, administration, facilities, and human resources, and ensuring compliance with relevant policies and regulations. The successful candidate will be part of the Senior Leadership Team, contributing significantly to the school’s success.


The School Business Manager will, under the direction of the Head teacher:


  • Manage the Academy's finances, including budget planning, monitoring, and reporting.
  • Oversee procurement processes and negotiate contracts with suppliers.
  • Handle HR functions such as recruitment, payroll, and staff development.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements and develop Academy policies.
  • Coordinate administrative tasks to support the smooth running of the Academy.
  • Oversee the maintenance of the Academy site and buildings.
  • Leading in health and safety management, ensuring effective risk management
  • Management of the Governance functions for the Academy

Please see more details of this role in the Job Description and Person Specification


Enquiries about this post and visits to the Academy are welcome and encouraged – please telephone 01472 691887. An application form may be downloaded below and returned by email to Closing date for applications: Midday on 26th April 2024


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers. Safeguarding checks will be carried out upon offer of employment