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School Business Manager - Full-time

Lady Boswell's CEP School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-3317-95S
  • Posted:10/06/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 10/11
  • Start Date:2 September 2019
  • App Close Date:26/06/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:3 July 2019


Lady Boswell’s C. E. (Aided) Primary School is a Church school. We are a caring and committed team, where the rights and responsibilities of pupils, staff and parents are valued.

We wish to appoint a School Business Manager to play a key role in the administration and leadership of our school. The successful candidate will be a member of the senior leadership team, with responsibility for undertaking aspects of the school leadership and management including:

  • Financial Management
  • Facilities Management
  • Health and Safety Management
  • Personnel Management

The successful applicant will be required to work full time, 37 hours per week - 8.00am – 4.30pm (4.00pm Fridays), 52 weeks per year. Holiday entitlement of 27 days will be taken during the school holidays.

The salary will be Kent Range 10 £33,082 - £38,913 or Kent Range 11 £39,108 - £44,783 depending upon skills, qualification and experience.

The school will consider a flexible, term time only role for the right candidate and the salary would be adjusted accordingly. 

The successful candidate will be expected to have:

  • A certificate or diploma in school business management or relevant experience (level 4/5)
  • Leadership and management experience of finance and health and safety
  • Experience using financial management software (ideally FMS and BPS)
  • Experience of premises and facilities management
  • The ability to multi task in a busy environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A sense of humour and works well as part of a team
  • A desire to be involved in school life
  • Be someone who enjoys working with children
  • A genuine desire to fully involve yourself in the life of our school and to work as part of the Lady Boswell’s family
  • Have regard to the Christian character of the School and its Foundation



We can offer you:

  • 27 days paid holiday per year (to be taken during the school holidays)
  • A personalised approach to continuing professional development
  • Welcoming and hardworking colleagues who work collaboratively to achieve the best for the school
  • Performance related pay
  • Local government pension scheme
  • Kent Rewards scheme

Lady Boswell’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.

If you would like to see our school before applying, please call the School Office (01732 452851) to arrange a tour.

Please apply on line via www.kent-teach.com.

Information about the school

Set on the edge of the beautiful Knole Park Estate in Sevenoaks Lady Boswell’s Primary School has a strong sense of history, having been established in 1675. We are a Christian school which provides a safe and happy haven that allows every child to develop and learn in a kind and caring environment whilst achieving the highest academic standards.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 465069


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.