7 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    28 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£51,098-£54,131 (full time equivalent)

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new School Business Manager (SBM) at Griffin Primary School.

The new SBM will be responsible for managing the strategy and operation of the business functions of our school, including financial management, health and safety, human resources, compliance and administration.

They will advise on and implement the day-to-day support that enables the school to operate effectively and efficiently, and that allows other members of the leadership team to focus on teaching and learning.

The new SBM will work part-time (20 hours per week) during term-time, as well as an additional 4 weeks during school holidays/INSET days.

The new SBM will be:

  • committed to promoting the ethos and values of the school and getting the best outcomes for all pupils
  • committed to acting with integrity, honesty, loyalty and fairness to safeguard the assets, financial probity and reputation of the school
  • have the ability to work under pressure and prioritise effectively
  • committed to maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • committed to safeguarding and equality
  • able to embrace change well
  • able to deal with difficult situations effectively

Letters of application must detail how your knowledge, skills and experience, or any other factors, relate to the criteria listed on the person specification and job description.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer:

  • The opportunity to work as part of a team that is committed to ensuring the best possible start for all children
  • Enthusiastic children with a love of learning, and their school community
  • A committed staff and Trust
  • Opportunities for professional development to ensure your success
  • A parent community that is supportive of the school and its aims

Commitment to safeguarding

Griffin Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and behave in a way which reflects this.

Appointment to this post will be subject to satisfactory safeguarding pre-employment checks including a Barred List check, Disclosure and Barring Service check and references.

Please note, it is a criminal offence to apply for this post of employment if you are barred from working with children and young people.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to nread@griffinprimary.org

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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Griffin Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
176 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 7622 5087

Griffin Primary School is located in the heart of The Patmore Estate, nestled between Battersea and Nine Elms. The school has ample grounds, including our 'forest in the city' and large astroturf multi use games area.
The school has excellent transport links, with both underground and overground stations nearby, as well as bus stops.

Griffin Primary School is a proud member of The Elliot Foundation Academies Trust.

Arranging a visit to Griffin Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@griffinprimary.org.

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