School Business Manager, Lancashire

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St Christophers CE High SchoolLancashire

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Start date: 01/06/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £52,643 - £60,895 (NJC conditions of service, salary to reflect Leadership Scale)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint for 1st June 2020 an experienced, motivated and dedicated Business Manager for our outstanding secondary school and sixth form.

As School Business Manager you will be a member of the Leadership Team and as such will contribute at a senior level to the strategic planning and operational effectiveness of the academy. Working closely with the Headmaster you will be responsible for the financial and business management of the academy as well as overseeing the effective running of the support staff.

We are looking for someone with experience of school business and finance, preferably with a Level 5 qualification in management, school business management or accountancy.  You will also have experience in the management of a diverse range of activities which could include human resources, procurement, facilities management, grant applications and health & safety.

The school of 1000 pupils, plus a Sixth Form of 300 students, is attractively and conveniently situated close to the Ribble Valley and has excellent motorway connections via the M65 to the M6 and M62.

If you would like to take advantage of this rare opportunity and you feel you have something special to contribute to St. Christopher’s, then we eagerly anticipate your application.

A visit to the school prior to interview is available. Please contact Mrs Anne Walsh for further information ( 

The application form and vacancy pack is available for download below or please visit the school website ( to download one.  Completed applications should be made via email to  

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 25th February 2020 (midday) and interviews are planned for later that week.

St Christopher’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

St Christopher’s CE High School is an equal opportunities employer.

More about St Christophers CE High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Queens Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4AY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1254 232992
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