School Business Manager

St Joseph's Catholic Junior School, Birtley, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH3 2PN

This job expired on 4 December 2022

  • Job start date

    9 January 2023

  • Closing date

    4 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade I, SCP 28 – 31 (£32,798 - £25,336) pro rata

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a school business manager who will provide high-quality administrative and financial support as well as: • manage a small team of staff • be forward thinking • prepare budgets and reports for governors, as well as tracking performance to budget • be responsible for planning, development and implementation of finance, HR, premises, administration and health and safety • plan for the future development of the schools, ensuring best value • recognise the importance of effective communication to the school community • be competent in website management and oversight • arrange cover of teaching staff during planned/unplanned absences • manage any lettings of the school premises to outside agencies • help promote the school to parents, partners and the local community • liaise with local businesses and the parish of St. Joseph’s for fundraising and joint projects • ensure compliance with the financial management standards and GDPR, in schools • bid for sponsorship funding by building contacts and raising the school profile.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer: • friendly and supportive staff, parents and an effective and committed local governing committee • extensive support and opportunities for professional development • the prospect of a modern, purpose-built building pending planning permission • opportunities to grow and learn with an experienced leadership team who are outward looking

Commitment to safeguarding

The Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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About St Joseph's Catholic Junior School, Birtley

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
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School size
94 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Catholic Junior School, Birtley

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email birtleystjosephscatholicjuniorschool@gateshead.gov.uk.

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