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Business and Development Manager
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/28925
  • Published: Fri 11/11/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 30/11/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 3 days per week
  • Salary: £37568 - £40578 + SEN1 Allowance pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Downs View Life Skills College, Patcham

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Business and Development Manager

Job introduction

Paid weeks per year: 48.3 (inclusive of holiday entitlement)

Start date: As soon as possible, dependent on references, DBS and notice period.

Downs View Life Skills College is an independent further education college for adult leaners with severe learning difficulties (SLD), profound & multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) and SLD with autism. The college has very strong links with Downs View School and Link College with many shared services. We are a highly innovative, committed, outward looking and enthusiastic organisation in all aspects of our work but especially: highest quality education and care, inclusive practice, staff development and parental engagement.

About the role

We are looking for a Business Services and Development Manager to lead on all business functions of the college. This is a varied and exciting role and offers the opportunity to be part of a team working to develop provision for adults with SEND.

We are particularly interested in people who have accountancy, budget and project management skills.

We are absolutely committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The role is subject to a successful enhanced DBS check.

For further details on the role please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification or contact Samantha Hendy on 01273 601680 or email

Closing date: 30th November

Interview date: Week commencing 5th December

How to apply: Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school office: Old London Road, Patcham, BN1 8XR, email:

Telephone: 01273 601680


Additional information

Work Permits: We may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Please see for more information on the Skilled Worker Visa.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.