School Bursar, Southwark

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Rotherhithe Primary SchoolSouthwark
Date posted:
Start date: 1st February 2019 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary Grade 11 (more for an exceptional candidate)
Contract term: Permanent

Galiema Amien - Cloete, Executive Head Teacher, seek to employ an outstanding individual as Bursar at Rotherhithe Primary.

The Bursar will report to the Executive Head Teacher and will manage the school’s finances and premises.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding strategic thinker who has the capacity to motivate staff. The successful candidate will possess the gravitas to win the respect of staff, parents and other stakeholders. A substantial track record of successful financial management experience is essential as are commercial acumen, strong intellectual abilities and a deep commitment to the aims and vision of Rotherhithe Primary.

These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

We can offer:

  • a friendly, supportive team, whose commitment and enthusiasm to ensure all pupils make good progress, is an asset;
  • a supportive governing body;
  • good levels of support and resources;
  • well behaved children who are eager to learn;
  • a fantastic learning environment.

Are you experienced in schools finance systems?
Do you have knowledge of MIS systems?
Are you able to effectively promote and develop positive, professional relationships with staff, pupils and parents?
Do you work effectively as part of the existing team to promote good outcomes for all children?
Are you proactive and do you show initiative in your current role? Use time effectively?
Are you able to monitor, track and implement strategies to ensure good financial outcomes?
Are you willing to follow advice and act upon this as to improve your own skills and knowledge?

If so, an application pack and full job description can be found on the school website.

Closing date for applications and shortlisting: 14th January 2019 at 10 am.

Interviews will be held on: 16th January 2019

As part of Southwark’s commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, all employees employed within schools are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check

Job location

More about Rotherhithe Primary School
Address: Rotherhithe New Road, London, SE16 2PL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 72371586