Job Title:

School Business Manager



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0330 1244 363

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SBM/ Brad


MAT Recruitment are working with a brilliant and ambitious trust to recruit a personable School Business Manager. This is a permanent, all year-round contract to join a forward – thinking, expanding trust as a key strategic leader and member of SLT.

This is a key role in the development of the Business, strategic and operational function within the school, setting clear and ambitious direction for all staff and model exceptional behaviours in line with the trust policies.

The successful candidate will have:
Fantastic leadership qualities
Managerial experience
Aptitude to learn quickly
Have a real “can do” attitude
Willingness to succeed and passion to grow within the Trust.

This school can offer the successful candidate:
A competitive Salary
A fantastic place to work with supportive and willing staff and students
Opportunity to join a school within a leading Multi Academy Trust
Outstanding CPD
Opportunity for Career development

The role includes:
Driving high standards in the improvement of finance and systems within the school
Ensuring legal and safety requirements are maintained by all staff
Effective management, recording and reporting of finances and using this to create beneficial decisions going forward
Manage and assist the development of office administration in line with the development of the school
Play a central role within SLT to analyse data to make recommendations and deliver evidence based data
Ensure a value for money led check on all goods and services
Ensure the School is fully prepared to meet OFSTED financial criteria, internal and external audits
Ensure facilities and services are maintained and sustainable within the school for future use
Operational responsibility for health and safety, risk management, fire safety
Manage catering, internal and external aspects

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

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