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Job Ref No. ECC2139-153S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: SCP 26-30
Position Start Date: 06/01/2020 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 17/10/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: 24th October 2019  

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School Business Manager


Required: January 2020

Location: Sir Martin Frobisher Academy, Essex, CO15 2QH

Employer: Reach2 Academy Trust

30 hours per week, paid working weeks 48.5

SCP 26-30 FTE £29,636 - £32,878

Sir Martin Frobisher Primary Academy is part of the REAch2 Academy Trust and together with our other schools in the area we are looking to change the face of education.

To meet new challenges and drive further improvements, we are seeking an exceptional and entrepreneurial individual to join our Senior Leadership team and lead the business management at Sir Martin Frobisher Academy. We are looking for that special someone who will make this role their own. Most importantly, we want someone who is up for a challenge and wants to get stuck in with all aspects of our academy life!

Key responsibilities of this role will include the leadership of Finance, HR, Premises, ICT, Catering and Administration.

We invite candidates from a range of professional backgrounds, who can demonstrate the ability to operate strategically, communicate effectively and who will share our passion for education. You will need to have experience in leading and motivating teams and a strong understanding of business.

Sir Martin Frobisher Primary Academy is looking for a School Business Manager who…

· is personable team player

· is a strategic thinker

· is skilled at managing systems and people

· is confident in using new technology to enhance efficiency and effectiveness

· is excited by the prospect of this role

Sir Martin Frobisher Primary Academy and REAch2 can offer a successful candidate:

· a Leadership Team dedicated to helping you develop an outstanding career

· the chance to work with a fantastic team, both within the school and the cluster

· the best CPD training programme in the UK

· a dynamic, creative staff, dedicated to achieving whole-school improvement

· encouragement to develop new ideas.

· the opportunity to make a real difference

For an informal discussion, please contact Debbie Gayler (Executive Headteacher) or Becky Pendlebury (School Business Manager) 01255 427073.

Visits to our school are actively encouraged and can be arranged at your convenience.

The deadline for applications is Thursday 17th October with interviews on Thursday 24th October.

The school, and REAch2 Academy Trust, reserves the right to appoint earlier if an exceptional candidate applies for the post, so early applications are strongly encouraged.

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Victoria Higgins
Frobisher Drive, Clacton-on-Sea
Essex, CO15 2QH
Telephone: 01255 427073

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