Business Manager - Term Time Only
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 13/06/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06010-0010984386


Robert Half Office Team are currently looking to recruit for a Business Manager for a Bristol based school. As Business Manager you will be responsible for working with the school leadership team providing specialist advice and guidance to its members and taking collective decisions on policy and service delivery issues. You will be accountable for organising the support function of the school, overseeing any activities that do not have a curriculum focus.

This is a permanent position which is term time only.


As School Business Manager your responsibilities will include but not be limited to;

  • School finances
  • Line managing and overseeing the work of the caretaker who organises building repairs and maintenance
  • Line managing and overseeing the work of cleaning staff
  • Line managing and supervising office staff
  • Working with the Schools Trust to oversee and support admissions
  • Managing the school facilities
  • Overseeing catering contracts
  • Ensuring the school complies with all employment legislation
  • Ensuring all health and safety and safeguarding procedures and policies are followed
  • Supporting the Head Teacher to manage staffing issues
  • Attending Governing Body meetings when required
  • Deputising for the Head Teacher in relevant fields of expertise

Person Specification

  • Experience of financial management and budget monitoring systems, managing large, varied and complex budgets
  • Experience of working strategically and communicating decisions
  • Experience managing one of the following areas
  • Facilities including Health and Safety
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Administration Support Services
  • Prior experience in a service delivery role, leading and developing professional and administrative staff
  • Ability to establish and develop close positive relationships across staff body
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good ICT and data analysis skills
  • Ability to work under pressure

If you feel this is the right role for you please contact Rachel Shaw at Robert Half Office Team on 0117 993 5454

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Permanent
  • Location: Bristol, Bristol
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 13/06/2019

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