School Business Manager, Redbridge

Closing date:Expiring soon

Caterham High SchoolRedbridge

Date posted:
Start date: July/August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: LBR 17 (£54,597 - £57,735)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a School Business Manager who will enjoy being part of a leadership team that works strategically to improve the life chances of our young people by effectively managing resources, property and facilities to fulfil our ambitious vision. The role of School Business Manager is central to the success of a school and we are looking for an exceptional individual to join us from late July or August 2019.

The role requires leadership which provides innovative, efficient and cost effective school business management, overall responsibility for finance, premises including Health and Safety, IT, HR support and personnel, promoting the highest standards and ensuring the best outcomes for our students. The post holder will be the school’s leading support staff professional.

You will have excellent business, administrative and interpersonal skills, a positive and proactive outlook and the ability to negotiate, lead and advise on financial, development and personnel matters.

It is an exciting time to join Caterham High School. We have a new Headteacher and a renewed energy as we strive for excellence in all that we do. There are opportunities to engage fully in the life of the school and bring your expertise and experiences to make a difference to this wonderful community of children, parents and carers, staff and governors.

Caterham High School is a community school at the heart of the local neighbourhood. We provide a haven in which our children feel safe, valued and happy. Our school serves a richly diverse area of East London, with many ethnic groups and languages represented. Each child is important and we do our utmost to ensure that each student is given every opportunity to learn and succeed. Our students are well behaved, polite and friendly. We enjoy excellent relationships between students and staff.

Caterham High School is a friendly, welcoming and dynamic environment for staff, with good facilities. There is strong and valued CPD, and we are active participants of the Seven Kings Teaching School Alliance. Staff have free access to our gym and other sports facilities, including the swimming pool and free parking.

We warmly welcome an informal visit or a conversation prior to application. You can also visit the website to view information videos about Caterham High.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offer of a position is subject to receiving satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS Clearance. If you have not received a response within 2 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted. References will be taken up for shortlisted candidates prior to interview unless you indicate on your application form that you do not wish your current employer to be approached prior to interview.

For more information and an application pack please see our website or contact Rebecca Bergin, (HR) on 0208 551 4321 or email Visits are welcomed.

Completed application forms should e-mailed to by 3pm on Monday 24 June 2019. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 2 July 2019.

More about Caterham High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Caterham Avenue, Clayhall, Ilford, Essex, IG5 0QW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8551 4321
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Caterham High School is a non-denominational, co-educational secondary school with sixth form in Ilford, Essex. There are approximately 1,217 students on the school roll, 313 of whom are in the sixth form. The school can be easily accessed by public ...