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School Business Manager
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/22/212598
  • Published: Fri 23/09/2022, 10:36 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 13/10/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week, 52 weeks
  • Salary: PO5/PO6 Depending on experience
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery, 101, Maynard Road, Walthamstow, London , Waltham Forest

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School Business Manager



Salary Grade: PO5 / PO6 (Depending on experience) from £44,628.00

Required as soon as possible

Henry Maynard is a large, welcoming four-form entry school. We are inclusive, creative and ambitious for our pupils.

As our Mission Statement says:

We aim for all of our children to reach their full potential and aspire to achieve excellence in everything they do. We are committed to supporting all pupils to experience and actively participate in an enjoyable and challenging curriculum with high expectations for all.

An exciting opportunity is available for a new School Business Manager, who is ready to work with the dedicated staff to embed our vision and strategic direction for the school.

We are looking for a self-motivated, passionate and enthusiastic person who will be a key member of the school leadership team and will contribute to strategic development of our school including our nursery and Teacher Training facility.

Key Tasks: To work closely with the Head Teacher to provide strong leadership and support to all departments within the school including: 

  • To provide strategic leadership and management in all business related aspects, including Finance, HR, Marketing and Publicity, whole school administration and operations
  • To maximize resources through income generation and ensure expenditure decisions deliver best value.
  • To ensure that school premises and all matters relating to Health and Safety are maintained to the highest standards.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 13th October at noon

Shortlisting: Friday 14th October

Interview date: Tuesday 18th October

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please contact our Office Manager Rachel Daly on 0208 520 3042 Option 4 (between 7.30-11.00am or 2.00pm – 4.00pm) or email to arrange a visit.

Application packs can be downloaded from the ‘Vacancies’ section on the page entitled ‘News and Dates’ on our school website 


For safer recruitment purposes, application forms must be completed in full and CVs will not be accepted. Completed application forms can be returned via email to:

 The school is committed to safer recruitment practice & pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any employment is confirmed. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure with checks.

Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.





All application forms and further information are available from websites


All completed applications should be returned to the school:


FAO Rebecca Wearing

Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery

Addison Rd,

Walthamstow, E17 9LT

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