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School Business Manager


GCE Trust,Britannia Primary and Nursery School

Job Type:


£29,636 - £32,878 pro rata


20 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Interview Date:

Closing Date:


  • Working hours are negotiable.
  • Reference: 9721

Developing Responsible Citizens, Confident Individuals and Independent Learners.

We require a part time School Business Manager with immediate effect.

Applicants should be enthusiastic, have good interpersonal skills, drive and initiative. This is a key post which requires well-developed liaison and decision-making skills.

The purpose of the post is to support the Principal with all aspects of school business management. The main duties will include financial and management and administration including coordination of Governor meetings. Further duties will include premises oversight including the line management of site staff, on-site management of ICT support and HR management.

You must have a relevant qualification such as a Level 4 Diploma in School Business Management (formally CSBM) or equivalent experience, a GCSE (or equivalent) grade C or above in both Mathematics and English. These are minimum qualifications and experience of using SIMS and SAGE is desirable. All candidates invited for interview are required to present proof of their qualifications at interview.

We are a large, successful school with supportive staff, parents and governors and can offer a wide range of professional development opportunities.

 We offer:

  • A large, successful school with enthusiastic children in a stimulating, friendly learning environment
  • The opportunity to work with dynamic and forward-thinking staff
  • A friendly, supportive working environment
  • Access to various professional development opportunities
  • We have supportive staff, parents and governors

Roll: 654


How to apply:

Application packs are available from the Trust website:

Completed applications should be emailed to: or posted to Human Resources, Copleston Road, Ipswich IP4 5HD

Visits and a tour of the school for all potentially interested candidates are welcomed.


Closing date:  10am, 22 November 2021

Britannia Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks required for relevant posts.

‘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’

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