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School Business Manager - Part-time

Broadwater Down Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2651-128S
  • Posted:13/09/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 8
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:27/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Monday 7th October


We are looking for a dynamic, innovative and suitably experienced professional for the post of School Business Manager, to work alongside the Senior Leadership Team.  This post is part-time - one day a week (see below if seeking 2 days a week employment) working from 8.30am – 4.30pm with a half an hour unpaid lunch break, term time only. 

An identical role is being advertised at Broadwater Down / St Peter’s CEP School in Tunbridge Wells and suitable candidates are encouraged to apply for both roles, working 2 days a week across the 2 schools.  If applying for 2 days then please specify this clearly at the start of your letter of application to one of the school’s adverts and the interview process will be conducted jointly by the headteachers of both schools.

This post requires strategic leadership and management of the operational business of the school to provide best value and further enhance the effectiveness of the school. The role will encompass all aspects of the school’s finances and administration as well as premises management.

The successful candidate will:

  • hold a School Business Manager qualification or similar
  • have sound financial knowledge and understanding
  • possess / demonstrate successful management experience
  • be a model professional displaying excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to be flexible, efficient and confidential


In return we can offer you:

  • the opportunity to be part of a progressive and forward thinking school
  • dedicated staff and a supportive Governing Body
  • Effective and tailored professional development opportunities to support you in your professional journey.

Visits are highly welcomed; please contact us to make an appointment. 

 Broadwater Down Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA barred list for children


Information about the school

We are a community school, situated on the south side of Tunbridge Wells. We currently have six classes, however, from September we will have seven.

We are a caring and supportive school who are committed and passionate in changing life opportunities for our children. Visitors frequently comment on the happy, friendly atmosphere in the school.

We have a committed team of staff who work hard to ensure all lessons are challenging and creative. A desire and determination to inspire a love of learning and to provide the best possible outcomes for all pupils is at the heart of everything we do.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01892 535591


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.