Manor Field Primary School

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Vacancy - School Business Manager

Pay Scale 9 £28,785 to £31,371 pro rata

Term Time Only - plus INSET ( five days) 39 weeks.

Manor Field Primary School is a vibrant, three form entry school, situated on the outskirts of Burgess Hill with approximately 500 pupils on roll. We are looking to recruit a highly motivated School Business Manager to join our Senior Management Team. The successful candidate will take lead responsibility for all Financial, Human & Physical Resources, Health and Safety and Administration.

We are looking for a candidate who will have:

  • A good degree
  • A certificate, or diploma, in School Business Management or be prepared to complete accreditation
  • experience of Strategic Management;
  • experience of HR Management;
  • experience of Business and Financial Management
  • experience of Health and Safety procedures;
  • excellent organisational and leadership skills;
  • excellent interpersonal skills;
  • the ability to analyse problems, reach considered judgements, resolve issues and delegate effectively.

The successful candidate will join the school’s Senior Leadership Team and be expected to make major contribution to the work of that team in all aspects of its work in school.

Please contact Lucie Ager at should you wish to arrange a visit to the school prior to application.

Please email your completed application and a covering letter for the attention of Miss Daisy Bailey, Head Teacher to or by post to Manor Field Primary School, Junction Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 0PZ.

Closing date: Monday 22nd April 2019

Interview: Thursday 2nd May 2019

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory reference checks and DBS Clearance.

Forms and Job Descriptions:

MF School Business Manager Job Description March 2019

WSCC Application Form School Business Manager

WSCC Safer Recruitment Form