Job Details

Education Business Manager

Job Grade: PO6

Salary: £42,876.00 - £45,666.00

Hours: Full time

Start Date: 02/07/2018

Interviews: 11/06/2018

Closing date: 06/06/2018

Advantage Multi-Academy Trust

Based at Berkeley Academy

Job Title: Education Business manager
Contract:  Full time / permanent
Salary: PO6 = £42,876 - 45,666
Start Date: As soon as possible

Berkeley Academy

Berkeley Academy was established in December 2017 having previously been a local authority school.  It is the lead primary school in ADMAT (Advantage Multi-Academy Trust), an educational trust that focuses on improving life chances for children brought up in disadvantaged areas, and is focused on community transformation through excellent education.  The school is rated ‘Outstanding’ by OFSTED.  Berkeley Academy is hugely popular in the local community and is heavily over-subscribed.

The Job
The role involves managing the strategy and operation of the business functions of the school including finances, human resources, premises, health and safety, compliance and administration.  The Education Business Manager will support the Executive Headteacher and the School Leadership Team to ensure that all are working in compliance with current legislation. The successful candidate will ensure that teaching and learning are well supported and that children are safe.

Skills and experience
We are looking for someone who has experience of managing people, projects and budgets.  In particular, we require someone who:

  • Pays attention to detail and has strong analysis ability
  • Has strong financial management skills
  • Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Is highly motivated and entrepreneurial
  • Ideally holds a recognised accountancy or business management qualification (eg., a relevant degree or a school business management qualification) OR has relevant experience

We offer

  • A forward thinking and innovative working environment
  • A strong commitment to staff development ensuring thorough induction and ongoing training and development
  • Support from the highly experienced finance team at Cranford Community College, our partner secondary school
  • A great opportunity to be part of our new and expanding academy trust

How to apply
Please apply using the school application form found on our website www.berkeleyacademy.org.uk
Interested applicants are invited to visit the school.  Please call us to make an appointment on 020 8570 5700.

Closing Date: 12 midday on Wednesday 6th June 2018