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Job details
Employer Akeley Wood Senior & Sixth Form
Location Akeley Wood, Buckinghamshire
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018 or as soon as possible after


Do you like all your ducks in a row? If reorganisation and attention to detail are your thing, we may be looking for you.

Who are we?

Consisting of a Nursery, Junior School, Senior School and Sixth Form, Akeley Wood   celebrates independence and nurtures well-rounded and compassionate young people with a lifelong love of learning.

Who do we want?

We are looking for a Business Manager to operate as a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, supporting the Head to deliver and improve the financial and commercial aspects of the school’s business agenda. Experience of property management, human resources, change management, cleaning, catering and transport is desirable.

What will you be doing?

Business development, including strategic planning, new business generation, growth activities and management of organisational development and line managing small teams across functions.

If this sounds like the role you have been looking for, please send a completed application form and covering letter to

Closing date for applications is 09:00 22 November 2017

Cognita Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer Recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. 

About the employer


Akeley Wood School is an independent co-educational day school. The Senior School houses 550 children aged from eleven to eighteen on two sites, Akeley Wood and Tile House Mansion. 

The School’s primary aim is that pupils should develo...

Information about Akeley Wood Senior & Sixth Form
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 13 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Akeley Wood
MK18 5AE
United Kingdom
+44 1280 822 945