Head of Business Strategy, Walsall

Closing date:Expiring soon

Castle Business & Enterprise CollegeWalsall

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: G10 SCP 34-39 £32846-£37121
Contract term: Permanent

Castle Business and Enterprise College is an outstanding school in Walsall catering for pupils from 7-18 who have an Education, Health and Care Plan. The school is designated for pupils with moderate learning difficulties; however, the majority of pupils have additional needs, including autism, speech and language difficulties and some behavioral issues. All pupils are taught in small classes, the majority of which have teaching assistants, in addition to the teacher. We currently have 189 pupils on roll.

We're looking to recruit a Head of Business Strategy (School Business Manager) to work in partnership with our Head teacher to continue to deliver excellence for pupils, families and staff. If you want to use your business skills to make a positive difference to a community, then we are the school for you.

We require an experienced and versatile School Business Manager. Joining our Senior Leadership Team, you will be responsible for the leadership and management of non-teaching functions including finance, human resources and on-site facilities services.

To succeed, you should have significant experience of strategic financial planning and the ability to secure effective services. You will also need the ability to establish, lead and develop our teams and manage large-scale projects to fruition.

As part of the Senior Leadership Team you will contribute to the strategic planning, monitoring, evaluation and development of the School. Working closely with the Head teacher you will be responsible for the financial and business management of the school as well as overseeing the effective running of the school administrative team and supporting Governors.

As the role is integral to the strategic leadership of the school, the successful candidate must be a confident leader who can function well as part of a team, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have a ‘can-do’ attitude, be highly organised and have the ability to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS.

Contact: Castle B & E College 01922 710129

Email: Jwalmsley@castle.walsall.sch.uk

For the successful applicant interviews will take place on Friday 31st January.

Closing date:  12 noon 24th January 2020

More about Castle Business & Enterprise College
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Odell Road, Leamore, Walsall, West Midlands, WS3 2ED, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1922 710129