School Business Manager

Ref: External - Wade Deacon Trust
Date posted: 04/10/2017
Closing date: 16/10/2017 09:00 AM
Hours per week: 36 hours
Salary: £38,237 - £41,025 per annum
Location: Merseyside
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent

School Business Manager
Salary: Principal Officer SCP 43-46 (£38,237 - £41,025) However for a suitably experienced/qualified candidate, a salary enhancement will be considered.

To start: as soon as possible

We seek to appoint a committed and dynamic School Business Manager who can ensure that Wade Deacon continues to be a high performing school providing an exceptional education of all our students. This role will encompass leadership at a local level of support service functions including finance, administration, operations and HR. You will be supported by the Multi Academy Trust central operations team, who will provide strategic development in all key areas.

Applications are invited from motivated and inspirational colleagues who are;

  • experienced in providing support and challenge to aLeadership Team / Management Board

  • able to juggle priorities to achieve desired outcomes whilst keeping teams motivated across a multi-site operation

The successful candidate will have a track record for supporting, developing and following a business plan, providing challenge where necessary, and have experience of managing, motivating and leading a team of staff.

The successful applicants will be given full support in their career development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students. In return you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills.

Wade Deacon is a 1500-place, oversubscribed 11-16 High School with excellent academic standards significantly above the national average.  Our last OFSTED described us as “an outstanding school" in every category. We have developed exceptional International links with top schools in Japan, China and India. In 2014 we were shortlisted for both 'Employer of the Year' in the Investors in People Awards, and ‘Excellence in Learning and Development’ in the Personnel Today Awards, in recognition of our commitment to growth and excellence through supporting, recognising and encouraging our staff. We have a state of the art new building offering fantastic facilities for both students and staff alike.

Wade Deacon High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory medical clearance.
Closing Date: Monday, 16 October at 9am.


How to apply

Further information and details on how to apply are available on the Trust website;

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