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School Business Manager
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/22/205141
  • Published: Tue 19/07/2022, 13:10 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/09/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: PO7 £49,674
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Connaught School for Girls, Connaught Road, Leytonstone, London , Waltham Forest

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School Business Manager

School Business Manager - Connaught School for Girls

52 weeks per year

PO7 (Outer London):  £49,674 per annum

Required for Immediate start

The Headteacher seek to appoint a new Business Manager for Connaught School for Girls.

Connaught School for Girls is a successful single-sex academy school in Leytonstone, in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. We currently have 636 pupils on roll between the ages of 11 and 16. It has an excellent reputation in the local area.

The school’s vision:

  • Strive for excellence
  • Strive to be resilient
  • Strive to be inclusive

This is a fantastic opportunity to continue your journey in a well led, collaborative and supportive environment. Connaught School for Girls is an inclusive and oversubscribed school in Waltham Forest which is making a big difference to the lives of our diverse school community.

We have a strong reputation and high expectations of both students and staff and consider this to be an exciting place to work and develop, where creativity and innovation are nurtured. We really know our students and focus on them as individuals.  Pastoral systems are strong, and we value a curriculum offer and activities that educate the whole child. 

As a school we are absolutely committed to ensuring that all staff have access to comprehensive professional development and have developed an exciting and impactful programme designed to offer training that makes a real difference.  We value an excellent home/work balance and do what we can to support our staff and their wellbeing. 

We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic, and high calibre Business Manager to join our energetic and dynamic Senior Leadership Team. You will strategically plan and manage the school’s budget, oversee the school’s finance, HR, Health & Safety, ICT, and other administrative systems, and lead our excellent support team.

We will support and develop you to become an outstanding leader and provide working partnership opportunities with other schools.  We are an aspirational, reflective and creative learning community where all adults are learners who take risks in order to achieve excellent results for our students. 

The ideal candidate will need enthusiasm, a strong moral compass and high expectations.  You should have a school Business qualification and be an experienced Manager in Administration. Full details of this post can be found on the Job Description. If you feel you would be suited to this role we would welcome your application.

If you think this is the post for you, please go to our website for further details and an application pack.

Closing date: Friday 2nd September 2022 at 12pm

Interviews: Wednesday 14th September 2022.

Connaught School 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 subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Please visit our school website for an application pack and further information. Completed applications should be returned to HR at –

Visits to Connaught School are encouraged and strongly recommended to see staff and students at work. Please contact HR to arrange.