School Business Leader

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Closing date: 01 July 2024


The Governors of the Parkview Primary School and Redwood Primary School Federation invite applications from all who have suitable experience and qualifications, for a full time School Business Leader post, mainly based at Redwood Primary School

Due to the upcoming retirement of the current post-holder, we are offering an exciting opportunity for the potential career development of an existing Business Manager to lead across two schools within our federation. We are looking to appoint a School Business Leader to lead and manage the business functions of the schools, including the budget and ICT as well as management of admin, midday and premises teams, supporting the provision of a first-class education for all of our pupils. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be suitably qualified and have significant experience, including excellent financial, administration, communication and organisational skills
  • Be able to demonstrate an excellent track record of working in a public or private sector organisation at senior management level, encompassing budget, financial and resource management, personnel and HR issues, premises management and whole school administration
  • Demonstrate a welcoming, positive approach with pupils, parents and staff
  • Provide a healthy and safe environment for the whole school community
  • Be committed to contributing to school improvement, as a member of the Senior Leadership Team
  • Have initiative, drive and the motivation to make a difference 

We can offer: 

  • A warm and friendly atmosphere with a strong sense of teamwork and staff who want the best for all pupils.
  • Hard-working, happy children who are motivated to learn and have a sense of pride in their school.
  • A strong commitment to CPD with opportunities to work with colleagues across the federation. 

At Redwood and Parkview Primary Federation we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. These posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Visits to the school are welcome. Please phone 01332 767443 to arrange an appointment.

For an application form and further details, visit the school’s website at (Community tab), email or call into the school office for a pack of information. 

A completed application form and letter of application should be returned by post or email to the school office by 9.00am on the Closing Date.

Address: Redwood Primary School, Redwood Road, Sinfin, Derby, DE24 9PG

Telephone: 01332 767443



Provisional Interview Date: 15 and 16 July 2024


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