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  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£33,024.00 - £36,648.00 Annually (FTE) 37 hours per week, 41 weeks per year

Business Manager job summary

Business Manager

Salary: £31,099 to £34,723 (ALT Grade H points 25 to 29) (Pay award pending)

Job Term: 37 hours per week, 41 weeks per year Appointment: Permanent

About this Role

Key duties include:

  • Member of the school’s Senior Leadership Team
  • In conjunction with the Trust's finance team, lead on the school's financial management, plan, prepare, monitor and evaluate budgets and future years budget planning
  • Provide a range of financial and budgetary information as required
  • Identify and maximise income generation
  • Lead on HR, Marketing, School Administration, ICT, Catering, Health & Safety and GDPR
  • Manage the site team and in doing so oversee the maintenance of the school site and the buildings

This is a highly visible role in which the successful applicant will possess natural leadership skills enabling you to get the best from your team. With previous experience within a school or business environment, you will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

We are looking for a person who:

  • Is enthusiastic about what this role and the wider business and office functions can do to support the whole school, and ultimately improve the learning outcomes of the children who attend the school
  • Has a commitment to build positive, respectful relationships with colleagues and pupil
  • Is reliable, following through on what they say they will do
  • Can display resilience and will learn and grow in the role

We can offer you:

  • Warm, friendly and dedicated colleagues
  • A supportive and knowledgeable Governing Body
  • Professional advice and support for HR, Finance and Business Operations
  • Access to continuous professional development

Applying for the job

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About Chesterton Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
191 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Chesterton Primary School is a one form entry school in the north of the city of Cambridge. Our school is built around the values of Care, Respect and Persevere. We have a strong community to make sure everyone is included and feels valued.

The staff, the Active Learning Trust and Governors are dedicated to the growth and development of the school. Our focus is to build aspirations, overcome barriers and celebrate diversity in our community, learning and relationships. After our most recent Ofsted visit in January 2020, we continue to be a “Good” school.

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