School Business Manager

Castle View School, Canvey Island

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Job Ref No. ECC5419-192S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Band 4, Point Range 24 – 28
Position Start Date: 09/12/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 31/10/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: w/c 4 November 2019 Shortlisting Starts:  04/11/2019

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School Business Manager required

Start Date: As soon as possible

37 hours per week.

Hours of work 8.00am to 4.00pm (Monday to Thursday) and 8.00am to 3.30pm, Friday

Band 4, Point Range 24 - 28

Term-time only plus 4 weeks holiday working

Actual Salary Range £25,527 - £28,697

We are seeking an enthusiastic and organised person to join our school, working closely with the Headteacher and Chief Financial Officer. The successful candidate needs to be self-motivated, able to use their initiative, work to tight deadlines, pro-active and possess the ability to 'think on their feet'.

The Business Manager will be required to provide financial leadership including planning, forecasting, budget setting and management, preparation of accounts and statutory reporting. Flexibility, resilience, honesty, integrity and an ability to prioritise are essential together with a high level of IT skills. This role involves line managing staff so the ability to motivate and inspire is essential along with

good communication skills both written and oral.

Previous finance experience within a school setting would be desirable, although not essential as full training will be provided.

Please see the Job Description/Person Specification for further details.

For further information please contact Tanya Bonner, Director of HR, Zenith Multi Academy Trust or alternatively to download an application form please visit

CVs alone will not be accepted.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. Therefore we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

Castle View School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and good references.

Closing Date for Applications is 31 October 2019. Shortlisting and interviews will take place w/c 4 November 2019.

Castle View School is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust School as part of the Zenith Multi Academy Trust.

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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Steve Durkin
Foksville Road, Canvey Island
Essex, SS8 7FH
Telephone: 01268 696811

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