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School Business Manager
  • Employer: Sutton Green Primary School
  • Reference: SGPS/23/224831
  • Published: Thu 12/01/2023, 14:54 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 30/01/2023, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week, 39 Weeks per year
  • Salary: £26,845.00 (pro-rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Sutton Green Primary School, Cheshire

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School Business Manager

Sutton Green Primary School

Vacancy: School Business Manager (Primary School AAAD5088)

30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year. Grade 7 


Title: School Business Manager   

Hours: 30 hours per week, term time, plus inset days.

Salary: Grade 7 (£26,845.00 pro- rata)

The Governing Board and Headteacher of Sutton Green Primary School seek to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated School Business Manager.

The role of the School Business Manager is central to the success of our school and we are looking for an exceptional candidate to join our friendly and committed team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the strategic management of financial operations, the day to day management of the school office, human resources, premises and health & safety, in conjunction with the Headteacher and Governing Board.  The successful candidate will have a positive, confident and flexible approach while managing a diverse workload and be self-motivated, honest and approachable.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • Knowledge and experience of finance leadership, including planning, forecasting, budget tracking, overseeing preparation of accounts and statutory reporting.
  • The skills and ability to work with IT based management and financial information systems. 
  • Experience of leading on Health & Safety including Premises and Facilities Management.
  • A working knowledge of Education HR and ability to manage the HR requirements of the school
  • Experience of GDPR and Single Cental Record practices.
  • Excellent organisational, administrative, record keeping and presentation skills.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.

Our school is situated in Little Sutton, with 275 children on roll. We can offer a friendly welcoming community underpinned by our ethos of Ready, Respectful and Safe.  If you are highly motivated, well organised, able to use your initiative and eager to contribute to the excellent outcomes for both pupils and staff, then we would like to hear from you.

Application and details below

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Key Dates

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school before the application deadline if they wish, please contact the office to arrange an appointment (0151 8321290)

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday 30th January 2023 at noon

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Tuesday 7th February 2023


Sutton Green Primay School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks which will include References, Health, Right to Work in the UK and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.