Job Details

School Business Manager

School Website:

Job Grade: PO7

Salary: £49,176.00 - £52,071.00

Hours: Full time/All Year Round

Start Date: 01/09/2018

Interviews: 28/06/2018

Closing date: 25/06/2018

School Business Manager

The London Nautical School

Headmaster: Mr Andrew Bull

Salary: PO7 £49,176.00 to £52,071.00

Hours:  Full Time/All Year Round

Start Date: September 2018

The London Nautical School is an 11 to 18 Boys’ School situated in the center of London on the Southbank close to world famous theatres and art galleries. The river is close to our hearts and offers us a link to the sea, which gives us our heritage. The London Nautical School is a dynamic and progressive school that has high aspirations for its staff and students. With our 600+ students we are a close-knit, warm environment seeking colleagues who value this and wish to contribute to the wider life of our school and community.

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled person who has a strong commitment to professional excellence and is willing to lead and manage staff flexibly. We invite candidates who can demonstrate the ability to operate strategically, communicate effectively and who will share our passion for education. You will need to have experience in leading and motivating teams and a strong understanding of business and finance. The School Business Manager is a member of our Senior Leadership Team and will work closely with the Headmaster.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A strategic thinker
  • Experienced at School Business Management, or highly relevant finance and resources management
  • Highly organised
  • Skilled at managing people and systems (FMS and SIMS)
  • Able to think creatively and problem solve
  • Ability to motivate staff by establishing empathetic and supportive working relationships
  • Ability to monitor and review through self-evaluation, report writing and a clear system of record keeping
  • Ability to work flexibility, innovatively and responsively in a challenging environment

Visits to the school are welcome, please contact Andrew Bull, Headmaster via or on 020 7928 6801 to make arrangements.

Further information:

To obtain a recruitment pack including Job Description and Person Specification, please email  or visit our website  Alternatively contact Karen Powell, School Business Manager on 020 7620 2921.

Closing Date for the receipt of completed application forms:  Monday 25th June 2018 at 10am

Short listing Date: Monday 25th June 2018

Interview Date: Friday 28th June 2018

How to Apply:

Please send your completed application form via email to  or by post to: Andrew Bull, Headmaster

The London Nautical School

61 Stamford Street



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Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at and in the recruitment pack.  Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.