School Business Manager– 37 hours per week – Grade 8
Winsford High Street Primary School
School Business Manager 37 hours per week from 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday – Thursday and 8.30am – 4.00pm each Friday.
Due to the retirement of the current post holder after many years of loyal service to the school, the Governors of Winsford High Street Primary School are seeking to appoint a School Business Manager to work closely with the Head teacher.
The successful candidate will have:
- excellent organisation and communication skills;
- experience and skills in financial management, including financial governance, planning, control and reporting;
- a high level of IT literacy (knowledge of a range of systems including Office, SIMS, online payment and other Local Authority systems desirable);
- experience of HR management and administration; and
- a relevant qualification in business/school business management (ideal but not essential).
The new Business Manager will assume responsibility for the Finance, HR, Health & Safety, Premises and Administration work together with leading the administration team. In doing so they will support the annual budgeting process to ensure that the figures are realistic. They will work closely with HR to make sure that safe employment and maintenance records are accurate and up to date and ensure that the property as a whole is maintained correctly ensuring the highest standards of security and safety are adhered to.
This is a fabulous role to own and develop and will suit an applicant keen to uphold the highest standards in an environment that will allow children to thrive. This position will commence as soon as possible once the necessary background checks have been completed.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to visit the school prior to application. Please contact Mrs Wendy Williams on 01606 668066 to make an appointment.
For a full list of duties and skills required please see the Job Description.
All applicants will be subject to stringent vetting procedures and will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. The position will be subject to satisfactory references.
Please apply online via the Cheshire West and Chester Recruitment package.
Please address all correspondence to: Mr Mark Joule, Winsford High Street Primary School, High Street, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 2AU
Closing Date: Friday 11th June 2021
Interviews will be held during the Week beginning 14th June 2021