Reed Education are seeking an established Business Manager, to join a growing primary school in Bury St Edmunds. The Head Teacher has requested that we appoint an individual with enthusiasm and drive, to lead the school into its next phase of development. This is a permanent position, starting ASAP on a full-time basis (40 hours per week, all year round).
** A document with the full duties/responsibilities of the role and in-depth information about the school are available from Sophia, your personal consultant, based in our Cambridge Education branch. **
Working with the Governing Board and the Headteacher, the incoming Business Manager will lead on the day-to-day management of the support function, and as a member of the Senior Leadership Team, work alongside the Headteacher in advising the Governors and determining the overall strategic direction of the school. You will lead a team of support staff responsible for accounts, HR, Office admin, marketing and admissions, estates, and maintenance, IT, and catering as well as maintaining a visible presence within the school.
In addition to your duties as Business Manager, you will also act as Clerk to the Governors and will serve on various committees, overseeing the preparation of agendas, papers, and minutes as appropriate.
Both Reed Education and the school are committed to safeguarding and well-being, the incoming finance assistant must also always display the same level of commitment. The post is subject to satisfactory references, health check and an enhanced DBS check.
Please contact Sophia in our Cambridge office or apply now for a full copy of the role description along with further information about the school, we look forward to speaking with you soon.