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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    4 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 35 hours a week, 52 weeks a year (full time - able to be flexible for the right candidate)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£62,889 - £66,297

Pay scale

Grade 16 - SP51 - 54

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Headteacher and Governors of Horsenden Primary School are looking to recruit an experienced and passionate Senior School Business Manager to join our inspirational team of senior leaders.

The successful individual will play a key role in overseeing the non-teaching aspects of school development, supporting the school in providing an exceptional learning environment and experience for our children and community. The role encompasses responsibility for the strategic development and operation for the business functions of our school. This includes financial resource management, ICT and information management, facility and property management, health and safety, strategic operations for human resources as well as statutory compliance.

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic, team player who has proven financial management experience, which includes leading and motivating teams, as well as complex project planning and delivery. Horsenden Primary School provides an experienced candidate with many interesting and rewarding opportunities to make a real difference to the community as we make use of our incredible facilities such as the swimming pool and Children’s Centre to support the community beyond the academic education of our children.

What the school offers its staff

  • Excellent CPD programme and career development opportunities
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Inner London weighting salary
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Support from experienced Senior Leadership Team

Further details about the role

To apply please download the application form, job description, person specification and guidance notes from our school website at: www.horsenden.ealing.sch.uk/our-school/working-with-us. Please email your completed application form (including the supporting statement) to recruitment@horsenden.ealing.sch.uk

Please note: CVs will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Thursday 4th July 2024 at 12pm midday

Shortlisting: Thursday 4th July 2024

Interviews: Wednesday 10th July 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). Further information can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service .

In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and will seek publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children.

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About Horsenden Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
642 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 8422 5985

At Horsenden Primary School, we hold limitless aspirations for our pupils and we do this by holding the same aspirations for our staff. We believe in recruiting ambitious, inspirational staff and training them well to make a difference to our pupils. We value the development of staff as individuals and provide a wide range of opportunities through our robust in-house continuing professional development programme, which includes opportunities for professional reading, discussion and self-reflection. The professional development programme is complemented with a coaching-style feedback model, strong links with other local schools, and opportunities to access externally provided qualifications such as the NPQs.

Horsenden Primary School is a large three-form entry school in the leafy Greenford area of the London Borough of Ealing, serving a diverse community. Our pupils have access to a range of fabulous facilities including an on-site swimming pool, dedicated music room, computer suite, practical room with cooking facilities, well-resourced book areas and libraries as well as a Multi-Use Games Area and three separate playgrounds. Our wonderful facilities allow us to deliver an inspiring and interactive curriculum not only to our pupils, but also to many more in the local community through extra-curricular activities and lettings.

Arranging a visit to Horsenden Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@horsenden.ealing.sch.uk.

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