School Business Manager

St James' Catholic Primary School Orrell, Wigan, Lancashire, WN5 7AA

This job expired on 5 October 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    required from Monday 31st October 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter

  • Closing date

    5 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 September 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade G8 – SCP 25 – 30 £30,095 - £34,373

School Business Manager job summary

The Governors wish to appoint a professional, dynamic and committed School Business Manager / Clerk to the Governing Body to join a well-established committed school team.

The main duties of the post are as follows –

  • To be responsible for the management of financial and administration procedures, transactions and activity within the school including supervision, training and development of office staff
  • To manage the HR administrative function within the school and to provide a confidential administrative service to the Headteacher and an effective clerking advisory service to the Governing Body
  • To plan, develop, manage, implement and maintain the school’s accounting/administrative/HR systems in order to provide detailed statistical information and give quantitative and qualitative advice on these issues as required
  • To undertake complex and detailed analysis on a range of financial/operational subjects in order to provide comprehensive reports to the Headteacher/School/SLT/Governing Body, and provide a full advisory service on relevant legislation, policies and procedures
  • To prepare, manage and monitor a designated budget providing regular detailed management reports as requested advising on any variances
  • To provide a comprehensive clerking/secretarial and advisory service to the Governing Body in order to ensure it operates within statutory framework/regulations
  • To effectively manage office/finance/HR Staff
  • To market and promote the school, providing assistance if required for the development of all marketing resources
  • To develop, maintain and implement appropriate information and recording systems
  • To monitor Health and Safety procedures and good practice for managed staff reporting any issues

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About St James' Catholic Primary School Orrell

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
402 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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St. James' is a high achieving, very popular school with a longstanding commitment to and track record of developing the whole child in partnership with our parents via a vibrant curriculum and extra curricular provision.

Arranging a visit to St James' Catholic Primary School Orrell

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email nquiries@admin.orrellsaintjames.wigan.sch.uk.

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