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School Business Manager

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Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/04/2017 23:59
Grade 14 £40,057 - £43,821
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Wellfield School

Job details 

Closing date:
28 Apr

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Required as soon as possible

Grade 14, pts 45 – 49 (£40,057 - £43,821)
(Full time. Whole time)

We are looking for a talented and suitably qualified professional to join our team in supporting the school to achieve its strategic plan. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and hardworking, with proven skills and experience in financial management and a strong commitment to teamwork. You will have a proven ability to manage a diverse range of school support services, including financial management, administration, catering, site and facilities, lettings and health and safety.

The successful candidate will:
• hold a degree or School Business Manager qualification
• have sound financial knowledge and understanding
• have successful management experience
• have exceptional organisational skills

If you feel you have the presence, passion and dedication to make this key role a success, then we want to hear from you.

Wellfield was judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in March 2014.

As part of BSF the school has undergone an £8.5 million refurbishment so facilities are state of the art. Situated only 8 miles to the east of Durham City the school is well located for access to the A19 and A1(M). It is also within comfortable driving distance of affordable housing and areas of outstanding natural beauty.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met. 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. Any offer of employment to this post will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service).

Application packs are available via the school website www.wellfieldschool.net or from Mrs L Willis at the school (l.willis@wellfieldschool.net) . Completed forms should be returned to the school by the closing date, 28th April 2017.

Please note that this position is whole time, which means that you will be in attendance at work all year round (52 weeks a year) and will have an annual leave entitlement (26 days if you have less than 5 years’ continuous local government service, 31 days if you have in excess of 5 years’ continuous local government service; pro rata for part time), which must be taken during school closure periods. During periods of school closure outside of your annual leave entitlement, you are required to be in attendance at work.

This post is not open to job share.

Wellfield School
North Road East
Co Durham
TS28 5AX

Tel: 01429 838783

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