Job Details

Assistant Business Manager
Dynamic ABM is required to support the expansion of school

Job Grade: PO1

Salary: £0.00

Hours: 8am - 4pm - flexible working hours required

Closing date: 11/12/2017

~~We are looking for an experienced, well qualified and dynamic Assistant Business Manager who has the ability to support the future development of our excellent provision for children with autism, severe learning and language and communication difficulties.

The post would suit an energetic and creative professional who is looking to make a difference to the lives of young people with autism and complex needs as well as furthering their own professional development.

Phoenix School is successful, ambitious and forward-thinking.  You will be joining an Outstanding School (Ofsted December 2013) with strong leadership and committed staff team.

Pupils are aged between 3 and 19 and make very good progress with access to a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum. We are accredited National Autistic Society School and have been praised for our creative approach to working with children with autism and with their parents. The school has won a number of awards including International Schools Award and many awards for horticulture.

This is an exciting opportunity in a school providing for children and young people, where change and challenge are key to what we do. Demand for places is high and having already increased our accommodation to admit new referrals we are now progressing plans to open a second school to meet demand.

Phoenix school has applied to become a Multi-Academy Trust and will within two years open the second school providing for children and young people aged 14 to 19. The existing school will then cater for children in the 3 to 14 age range.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute in this exciting development working across the schools in the Multi-Academy Trust. If you feel you have the skills, experience and drive to take on this role and become a member of our team, we would very much like to hear from you.

You will:

• be willing to make an outstanding contribution to our school working flexibly to meet the needs of the school
• have significant experience in school administration with advanced ICT, literacy and numeracy skills
• be committed to high standards and improving achievement for all
• be able to provide a friendly and warm welcome to our parents, governors/trustees and the wider Community


Application packs can be downloaded from the school website www.phoenix.towerhamlets.sch.uk  

Completed applications to be returned to: Shalim Ahmed at shalim@phoenix.towerhamlets.sch.uk 

Closing Date: 9am, Monday 11th December  2017