Assistant Business Manager, West Sussex

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Oathall Community CollegeWest Sussex
Date posted:
Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £28,785
Contract term: Permanent

Assistant Business Manager – NJC Grade 9

37 hrs per week – all year contract 

Starting salary £28,785 

22 days annual leave plus bank holidays and local government pension scheme

Some flexibility around the contracted hours and weeks would be considered for the right candidate. Please indicate this in your covering letter. 

We are seeking to appoint an assistant business manager. The main function of the post will be to manage the finance function within the school. You will also be expected to deputise for the business manager and assist in managing school operations.  This may include providing HR advice and support for managers, marketing and PR, project management, health and safety advice and writing polices and procedures. 

The ideal candidate must have experience of working in finance in a similar role. Knowledge of school finance would be advantageous. You need to be a confident, organised individual, used to working under your own initiative in a busy environment. The ability to work calmly and efficiently is essential. You should be highly numerate with strong Excel & computer skills. Training and ongoing support for the role will be provided.  This post provides a good career development opportunity for anyone wishing to work as a school business manager 

To apply you will need to submit a covering letter briefly outlining why you have applied for the post (no more than one side A4) and complete a support staff application form. Applications made via TES will also be accepted. 

Full details and an application form are available on the college website or by emailing  Closing date for applications is 9.00 a.m. 5 December 2019

If you would like to visit the school and have a brief discussion about the job before applying, please contact Sue Watkin and she will arrange this for you. 

More about Oathall Community College
Address: Appledore Gardens, Lindfield, West Sussex, RH16 2AQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1444 414001