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School Business Manager - Full-time

Nexus Foundation Special School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-7051-466S
  • Posted:06/06/2023
  • Pay:KR10 - KR11 (depending on experience)
  • Start Date:September 2023 or ASAP
  • App Close Date:03/07/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Nexus is an ambitious special school for children and young people with profound, severe and complex needs, many of whom are on the Autistic Spectrum, and we are the district special school for Tonbridge and Malling, Kent. 


We are seeking to appoint a hardworking, energetic and committed professional to work in our vibrant school; an experienced business professional, ideally with school experience, who can provide exceptional financial and operational leadership, to advise and work closely with the Headteacher, other senior leaders and the governing board. 

Ideally you will be experienced in managing teams across all aspects of school administration, finance, HR and site management, driving forward and enhancing standards of achievement within the school by striving for excellence and collaborating with key stakeholders.  

We are looking for someone who is proactive and has experience working in a busy office, where flexibility and the ability to reprioritise is essential as circumstances change. Strong organisational skills and attention to detail is required alongside a good sense of humour.

We can offer you a school that welcomes all children and dedicates itself to helping them grow on a personal level, a strong team that is passionate, forward thinking and inclusive, staff who support each other emotionally and professionally and a supportive working environment with opportunities for continuing professional development.


We welcome applicants to visit the school, so please get in touch to arrange a tour. 


Should you have any queries, please contact personnel@nexusschool.org.uk.  


Nexus School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be carried out prior to confirming an offer of appointment.

Information about the school

Nexus : the school where excellence meets opportunity.

Nexus is an ambitious school for children and young people aged 2-19 with profound, severe and complex needs, many of whom have a diagnosis of autism.

With currently 270+ pupils on roll, we continue to expand our provision and pupil numbers providing wonderful opportunities for our teaching and learning with a wide range of staff development routes.

Nexus invests in employing the best staff and in training them to achieve. We strive to engage staff who are self-motivated, professional and ambitious.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Julie Green - Assistant School Business Manager
  • Address:Upper Haysden Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8AA
  • Telephone: 01732 771384
  • Email: personnel@nexusschool.org.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.