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School Name The District Church of England Primary School
School Address Patterson St, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9PZ Tel: 01744 678250
Job Title School Business Manager
Job reference DISTSBM
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade NJC SCP 23-25
Pay From: 25574.09 To: 27641.05
Hours 37 Hours Per Week Term Time Only plus 4 Weeks
Closing date 29 January 2021 (4pm)
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Job Description
A unique opportunity has arisen for a School Business Manager to join our school senior leadership team.
The governors are looking to appoint a highly motivated and aspiring individual to the role of School Business Manager from 1 April 2021.

The main purpose of the role will be to support the senior leaders in all aspects of school business management and the administration team in the day to day administration functions of the school. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. They must be able to prioritise their own workload effectively in a busy office environment and support different teams within the school.

In return, we are offering support from a highly skilled administration team and the opportunity to access a range of training opportunities. The current Business Manager will be supporting the successful candidate during the summer term to ensure a smooth transition and induction.

There may also be the opportunity for candidates to work towards a funded degree in Chartered Management and for further career progression within school.

For an informal chat about the post, please telephone Karen Cliffe, Business Manager, on 01744 678250.

The posts are subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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All applications should be completed accurately, in full and returned directly to the school.

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For an application form and further details contact:

Kim Owens
01744 671843
Human Resources, Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1HP

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Person Specification SBM.pdf
Job Description SBM.pdf
When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number. The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.