School Manager

Dedicate Recruitment Ltd
London,United Kingdom
£51,813 - £58,938 Per Year, LGPS
09 Feb 2024 19:36
08 Mar 2024 23:59
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

School Manager

This vibrant Primary School and Nursery is seeking a dynamic and proactive School Manager to take responsibility for all aspects of finance, HR and premises management.

Reporting to the Head Teacher, you will collaborate with the current School Manager until the end of the academic year, leading on budgeting and negotiating 'best value' contracts for the new financial year.

This varied role will involve:

  • Negotiate and influence strategic decision within the Senior Leadership Team
  • Prepare and present the annual budget to the Headteacher and Board for approval, financial reporting, procurement and fixed assets.
  • HR management to ensure that all recruitment and HR processes are in place in compliance with current employment law
  • To line manage the Premises Team, lead on the maintenance and Health & Safety compliance for the school site and buildings
  • Negotiate 'best value' contracts with external provider
  • Good understanding of Local Authority funding streams

The successful candidate will possess an ILM Diploma Level 4 or 5 and previous experience of working within a school setting in a similar role is preferable. You will be a charismatic Manager, who will create positive relationships quickly and can influence effectively. First class written/verbal skills and IT skills essential.

In return, you will be joining a 'happy and vibrant' learning community with excellent development opportunities available.

This is an onsite, term time only role (39 weeks of the year). Hours of work: 7am - 5pm.

Closing date for applications: 12pm Thursday 1st February 2024

Interviews: Monday 5th February 2024

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