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Assistant Business Manager - Term Time

Spires Academy, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-6911-429S
  • Posted:19/05/2022
  • Pay:Academy Band 9 £29,309 (pro-rata £26,195)
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:06/06/2022 at 08:00
  • Interviews:Interviews could be held before closing date


  • Holding the role of Data Protection Office to ensure the academy is data compliant and managing the MIS processes. 
  • Leading on school governance within the Academy, including undertaking the role of Clerk to Governors.
  • Preparation of confidential documents and reports.
  • Actively managing the Principal’s diary, organising appointments and meetings, to ensure effective time management and focus on priorities ensuring the Headteacher is aware of diary commitments.
  • Organising and managing meetings and filing systems, paper and electronic and booking the academy meeting rooms.
  • Minute taking at meetings, some of which may fall outside of the school day.
  • To assist with the marketing, organisation and running of whole school events.
  • Assisting with other administrative activities, as directed by the Business Manager, generally contributing to the smooth running of the academy

Information about the school

About Us

Spires Academy offers a distinctive small school environment and is justly proud of its reputation as a place where each individual is well known, listened to and encouraged to be the best they can be.

At Spires Academy we believe our core purpose is “Achieving Excellence Together”. We aim for excellence in everything we do, from learning to personal development. We work hard to provide a safe and happy environment within which every student can grow and achieve personal, social and academic success.

Our staff turnover is low, we invest in our staff to help them to become the best possible teachers they can be. There are excellent opportunities for people who work hard. Effort is often recognised in career development and many who came to us as NQT's now have substantial leadership roles. Our CPD programme and collegiate approach are highly effective. Staff morale is high and so is that of our students and their community.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Gemma Lees
  • Address:Bredlands Lane, Sturry, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 0HD
  • Telephone: 01227710392
  • Email: glees@spires.e21c.co.uk


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).