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Job Ref No. ECC3770-99S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Scale 8-9 point 25-33 (Apr 2020)
Position Start Date: 20/04/2020 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/02/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: 2nd March 2020  

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School Business Manager

Band Scale 8/9 point 25-33 FTE £28,785-£35,934 (Apr 2020)

25 hours per week/term time plus two weeks during holiday time. Hours and start/finish times negotiable for the right candidate.

Required for April 2020

We are looking for a candidate who is enthusiastic about working for The Rosary Trust Academy with experience in effective financial management; somebody who is professional, confidential and an effective communicator who makes people feel welcome.

Experience of using FMS is desirable but training will be given. In addition, the successful candidate should have a proven ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and be able to successfully line manage others.

Starting date is April but can be negotiated to allow a handover period.

Responsibilities will include:

Preparation and monitoring of the school budget
Production of reports for the Local Governing Body and Trust
Production of statutory returns for Government agencies and LA
Management of the catering accounts
Attending Local Governing Body Finance meetings and The Rosary Trust Business Meetings
Health & Safety and Premises
Line management of office, premises and catering staff

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references, medical and DBS checks.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

Please note that we do not send out application packs. All information is given on line at, where you are able to apply on line.

Closing Date: 27th February 2020.

Interviews: 2nd March 2020.

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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Contact Information

Mrs Diane Robinson
Tennyson Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 4HY
Telephone: 01245 354875

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