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School Business Manager


Job Description:


  • School Business Manager
  • Greenwich
  • Full Time, All Year Round (52 weeks). Annual leave to be taken in the school holiday period. 
  • ASAP Start
  • Temp to Perm

A catholic secondary school in Greenwich are currently looking to recruit an experienced School Business Manager. The Business Manager is part of the Senior Leadership team and this role requires a dedicated, flexible and organised individual who will approach work with a positive attitude, honesty, confidentiality and integrity.

This is a varied role that encompasses all areas of school management. If successful, you would be responsible for the management of key support staff, a large financial budget, monitoring and reporting to the Headteacher, Governors and LA, HR, premises, health & safety, IT and catering provision to ensure the school is able to deliver its vision and goals and move to the next stage of its development.

To apply for this position you must:
• Have previous experience as a School Business Manager
• Hold the CSBM or DSBM qualification
• Have experience leading, coaching and motivating staff, ensuring professional development and effectively challenging and managing any underperformance
• Have technical expertise in managing and co-ordinating the educational, administrative and financial affairs of a school
• Have a high level of interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
• Have strong IT, systems, administrative and organisational skills
• Be able to manage several projects at once, prioritising accordingly to meet deadlines
• Understand of relevant legislation, policies and procedures, and the ability to apply this understanding to real situations

The School

This Roman Catholic secondary school for girls is located in the heart of Greenwich, and it is currently under new management looking for intuitive, motivated staff to support with the changes. This school has great transport links and is situated in a beautiful area. It is a school dedicated to the well-being of their students and staff.


We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Career Level

    Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree

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