18 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    7 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    15 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: 30 hours per week. Term time only plus 10 days in school holidays

Contract type


Pay scale

NJC Grade 7 or 8 depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We need you to demonstrate that you:

  • can contribute positively to the overall ethos, work and aims of the school

  • have a proven track record of effective financial management

  • have excellent communication skills and a good sense of humour

  • can be responsible for overall financial management of income and costs e.g. payroll and budget preparations

  • have appropriate IT skills including knowledge of MIS systems such as Arbor

  • are able to work under pressure and prioritise effectively

  • can take responsibility for identifying and exploiting cost saving and procurement opportunities

  • can meet all policy, statutory and reporting obligations

What the school offers its staff

The Colleton Primary School is a well-resourced, team teaching, open plan school in Twyford. As a school we strive to be diverse and inclusive and as such would particularly welcome applicants who identify as Black, Asian or from a minority ethnic background, who are currently under-represented within our staff.

We are set in beautiful grounds with our own forest school area and swimming pool.

We are looking for an efficient and enthusiastic School Business Manager to join and lead our friendly and supportive administration team.

We can offer

  • A supportive team with the opportunity to develop and innovate.

  • A free Wraparound place for one Colleton child

  • Ongoing professional development

  • A health and welfare package

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.

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 complete the online application.

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About The Colleton Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
320 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Excellent and unique primary school in Twyford, Berkshire.

Arranging a visit to The Colleton Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@colleton.wokingham.sch.uk.

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