Business & Operations Manager, Sheffield

Closing date:

Ecclesfield SchoolSheffield
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Business and Operations Manager

Grade 11 Salary £45657 to £51176 

37 hours 52 weeks  

Minerva Learning Trust is a recently formed and expanding Sheffield based multi-academy Trust with a vision of providing outstanding education for all the pupils within our academies.  The Trust is passionate that all pupils should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling, with their potential developed to the utmost.  Ecclesfield School has recently joined the Trust and, as a sponsored academy, is looking forward to developing this partnership and making rapid improvements for our pupils and community.  This is an exciting opportunity to join the senior leadership team at Ecclesfield and provide strategic support to the recently appointed Headteacher. You will be responsible for leading the school in management of business and operations at a strategic level.  We are looking for an experienced School Business Manager to contribute to school improvement through the effective leadership and management of business and operational services. The role will oversee key aspects of school operations including finance, HR and Payroll, examinations, educational visits and premises. As a PFI school, the successful candidate will need to liaise closely with the PFI contractor and ensure compliance with contractual and statutory requirements in respect of our premises and health and safety.  The successful candidate will work collaboratively with colleagues in our other academies and with the Chief Finance Officer and Director of HR within the Trust to support operational services and contribute to the development of the Trust.  Candidates are encouraged to visit the school or have an informal discussion about the role with the Headteacher.  Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Jackie Holliday at the school.  Closing Date is 12 noon on Wednesday 28th February 2018 and interviews will take place on Tuesday 6th March 2018.  The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  Further information about the post and an application form are available by contacting Jackie Holliday at Ecclesfield School via e-mail:

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More about Ecclesfield School
Address: Chapeltown Road, Ecclesfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 9WD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 114 246 1156