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School Business Manager
  • Employer: Millfields Primary School & Nursery
  • Reference: P/22/198796
  • Published: Mon 06/06/2022, 11:07 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/06/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 28 hours per week, 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday (39 wks. per year)
  • Salary: The Grade 7, scp 18 (£25,419 to £28,226 pro rata, per annum)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Millfields Primary School & Nursery, Cheshire

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School Business Manager

Due to early retirement, the Governors are looking to appoint a permanent School Business Manager (AAAD5088) for this warm and friendly school in the heart of Nantwich. Good working knowledge of Local Authority IT systems, MS Word and Excel are desirable.

The applicant should be able to administer the personnel support service within the school, including the issue of Statements of Written Particulars, and maintenance of personnel records, to ensure that staff are correctly contracted, paid and advised of personnel matters.   In addition, oversee the school budget and advise the Headteacher and Governors on the strategic budgetary position.  Applicants should be familiar with dealing with school budgets, school fund and accounting systems related to Financial Standards.

The Grade 7, scp 18 (£25,419 to £28,226 pro rata, per annum) School Business Manager involves working 28 hours a week which includes half an hour unpaid lunch break.  Working hours will be 8.30am to 4.00 pm, Monday to Thursday.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build positive relationships with all stakeholders in the school - children, staff, parents and Governors.

We can offer you a friendly and supportive welcome, a dedicated and enthusiastic staff, an exciting school environment and opportunities for professional development. Our January 2022 Ofsted said, Staff enjoy working at this school. They told the inspector that leaders take account of their workload, and are mindful of their well-being. They described the staff team as a family.

The school is committed to protecting the well-being of children and follows safer recruitment procedures when making appointments. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.


Please download a Cheshire East application form and return to admin@millfields.cheshire.sch.uk with a covering letter stating why you would be suitable for the post. The letter can refer to relevant experience, previous employment (including educational establishments or otherwise) and any other details pertinent to the post.

The application can also be returned to the school address:-

Claire McAtominey, School Business Manager

Millfields Primary School & Nursery

Marsh Lane

Nantwich

CW5 5HP

Tel:  01270 443890

Closing date is noon on Thursday 30th June 2022

Shortlising will take place Friday 1st July 2022

Interviews will take place week commencing 4th July 2022

We thank you for your interest in joining our school team.