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    24 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

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  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Grade 7 point 43 – 44 £50,144 - £51,347

What skills and experience we're looking for

College Business Manager

Grade 7 point 43 – 44 £50,144 - £51,347

Permanent 1.0FTE Start date: ASAP

The College invites applications from highly motivated and organised individuals with energy and vision to join our excellent and dedicated team as our College Business Manager.We are looking for an experienced candidate who can provide strategic vision, leadership and drive clear policies and procedures in all aspects of college business administration; including Finance, HR, Estates Management, Safeguarding, Health & Safety and income generation.

Student progress is at the core of all we do and we are particularly looking for a candidate who can utilise Pupil Premium funding effectively and efficiently to ensure outstanding outcomes. Our college aims to put staff well-being and development at the heart of its work; we have very talented staff who we want to encourage to grow, develop and work collaboratively.Our successful candidate will be leading this work and expected to develop innovative ways to recruit new staff and support our current outstanding team. Frome College is based on a superb site and part of this role is to enhance college finance income generation for our local community benefit. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate high impact in leading and managing school business, financial, premises, HR, administrative and IT provision and as well as being solution-focused, they will be emotionally intelligent with excellent organisational, communication and IT skills.

Candidates will need to demonstrate that they:

  • Excel in financial management and be a confident leader and effective team player
  • Have highly effective interpersonal and team skills
  • Have significant relevant experience
  • Hold a professional accountancy qualification or be working towards one (desirable)
  • Be an innovative and strategic thinker with vision and ideas
  • Have excellent communication and presentation skills

What the school offers its staff

We offer the successful candidate:

  • opportunity to be part of a strong community and supportive workforce.
  • a calm and welcoming environment which enjoys a large amount of green, open spaces.
  • supportive induction programme and CPD opportunities.
  • free parking.
  • onsite catering and nursery.
  • ‘My Staff Shop’ benefits – including Cycle to Work scheme.
  • discounted access to leisure centre including gym and pool (located next to the college).

Frome College is a successful, vibrant, and forward thinking 13-19 Upper School with approximately 1200 students. It is a fast-moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome itself is a thriving market town, with a vibrant artistic community with the renowned Frome Festival, monthly Sunday market and many restaurants and 2 theatres, one of which is on campus.

Closing Date: Friday 24th March 2023 8am

School Tours available to interested applicants on Friday 10th March 2023, Tuesday 14th March 2023 and Wednesday 22nd March 2023 please contact the HR department to book an appointment.

This post requires a criminal background check via the Disclosure Procedure

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Frome Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1283 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
01373 465353

Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13 - 19 Upper School with approx. 1100 - 1200 students. It is a fast moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome town itself is a cultured town with many restaurants, 2 theatres (one of which is on site) the renowned Sunday market and a cinema.

Arranging a visit to Frome Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email FCCRecruitment@fromecollege.org.

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