School Business Manager (Maternity Cover), Camden

Closing date:

Gospel Oak Primary SchoolCamden

Date posted:
Start date: 21st May 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale PO3 Spine Point 38-41 Salary: £36,912 - 39,855 per annum
Contract term: Maternity Cover

35 hours per week, all year round
To start 21st May 2018, contract until 31st December 2018
with the likelihood of being extended to Easter 2019.
Scale PO3 Spine Point 38-41 Salary: £36,912 - 39,855 per annum

We are a friendly, supportive two form entry outstanding multi-cultural school located on the edge of Hampstead Heath that offers wonderful opportunities for our children to learn and be the best that they can be. 
We are looking for an exceptional individual for this pivotal role within the school leadership team. The postholder will provide strategic management of external communication, administration, personnel and financial services that ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the school development plan.

The successful candidate will:

  • demonstrate proven experience of business, finance and resources management, ideally, but not necessarily, within a school
  • have the ability to relate well to children, parents, carers, governors and staff as well as experience of successful working in partnership with external stakeholders (such as the local authority)
  • have an understanding of how to build and support high performing teams.

Closing Date: Wednesday 21st March
Interview Date: Monday 26th March         

Although the employer will be London Borough of Camden, recruitment will be through Islington Council.

To apply for this position please visit

If you need any assistance, please contact Schools HR at quoting reference GOS/665. Alternatively, you can also contact the school for an application pack.

Gospel Oak Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to enhanced DBS checks and excellent references.

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More about Gospel Oak Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Mansfield Road, London, NW3 2JB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 74857435
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Gospel Oak is the largest primary school in Camden with 472 pupils on roll. It is a popular school with many more applications than there are places available. There are waiting lists in each year group.

There is a nursery with 52 full-time places.