Business Director, Newbury

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St Bartholomew's SchoolNewbury

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Competitive to attract the best
Contract term: Permanent

Business Director, St. Bartholomew’s School, Newbury

Start date: January 2018 

Closing date: Friday 6 October 2017

Salary: Competitive to attract the best – part-time available

This is an exciting opportunity for a strategic leader with a successful track record in educational business management to join an exceptional 11-18 school. 

St Bartholomew’s has engaged students, a talented staff and an ambitious governing body. It has a place at the heart of the community, vibrant traditions and modern facilities.  Founded in 1466 in Newbury, it has 1,780 students on roll, including an ‘open’ sixth form of 500. 

As part of our plans for growth, we are now seeking to appoint a Business Director who shares our commitment to making a real difference to children’s lives by improving education outcomes. You will become part of a forward-thinking and energetic team. 

Applications are invited from individuals with a strong track record in business management, in the education sector, who have the vision to create and deliver an ambitious and sustainable business strategy that will enable the school to achieve its goals. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of the education sector. 

A key member of the Leadership Team, the successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to shape this important role and make a huge impact for the benefit of our students and the wider community. Additionally, he or she will lead the support services team, ensuring it operates at the highest level.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity and our school, please visit

For an informal and confidential conversation or to arrange a visit to the school, please call Tracy Jackson or Helen Stevenson at Navigate on 0113 287 8445.

  • The closing date for applications is Friday 6 October 2017.
  • Interviews will take place week commencing 16 October 2017.

St. Bartholomew’s School is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post.

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More about St Bartholomew's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Andover Road, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 6JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1635 521255
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St. Bartholomew's School was founded in 1466 and is proud of its ancient tradition.  It is now an 11-18 comprehensive school of 1780 students with a Sixth Form of 500 serving Newbury, a wide area of West Berkshire and the Hampshire/Wiltshire bor...