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Business Operations Manager - Full-time

Dartford Grammar School for Girls, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5411-152S
  • Posted:19/07/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 12 (£46,734 - £54,463)
  • Start Date:Start date to be agreed
  • App Close Date:10/08/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Business Operations Manager

Kent Range 12 (£46,734 - £54,463*)

(*a higher salary considered for an exceptional candidate)

Start date to be agreed

The school is seeking to appoint a dedicated, positive and ambitious Business Operations Manager to join our excellent staff team.  

The successful applicant will lead and manage the school support functions, including finance, premises, administration, ICT and health & safety. As currently the only school in our multi-academy Trust, the Business Operations Manager will also take on the role of Chief Financial Officer for the Trust.

This post provides an exceptional opportunity for the new Business Operations Manager to play a key role in developing our school as a centre of excellence for teaching, learning and leadership as we explore opportunities for the development of The Areté Trust.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Tuesday 10th August 2021

Further details are available from:

Ms Lorraine Dance, P.A. to Headteacher / HR Manager or on the school website.

Information about the school

Dartford Grammar School for Girls has provided first rate education since 1904 and is judged by Ofsted to be Outstanding in all areas. As we embrace the ever changing opportunities and challenges of the 21st century, we will continue to uphold the traditions, values and high expectations of an exceptional grammar school within an innovative, creative and progressive framework. We are a vibrant and happy community where students are given every opportunity to flourish academically and develop their skills and talents as individuals.

Our vision for all members of our school community is “Working together to achieve academic excellence and personal potential”. We have very high standards in all areas of school life and expect our students to strive for their own personal excellence in everything they do. As a community our principal values are Respect, Responsibility, Excellence, Dedication and Creativity. Together we share the same high expectations and ambitious aspirations whilst recognising and celebrating our differences as individuals.

At Dartford Grammar School for Girls we aim to challenge and stimulate the minds of all students, fostering a love of learning that will last a lifetime. An extensive extracurricular programme enriches and extends the curriculum, allowing each student to explore and develop her personal talents and interests. Wide ranging opportunities for leadership enable students to develop the skills, knowledge and qualities they will need to be our leaders of the future.

We place great importance on our supportive and caring ethos; we firmly believe that students thrive and achieve academic and personal success when they feel happy and secure. Whilst we expect all students to strive for academic excellence, we also highly value students’ personal development and their contribution to our school, local and international community. When our students leave Dartford Grammar School for Girls, they are mature, articulate and well rounded young people, confident in their ability to succeed and make a significant contribution to the wider world.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01322) 294786


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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.