School Business Manager - Uplands - L.E.A.D. Academy Trust

School Business Manager - Uplands

Closing date: 09/09/2018
Salary: £ 32,233 to 35,229

Job description:

This is a superb opportunity to develop and progress professionally and to impact upon the development of school.

Uplands Junior L.E.A.D. Academy is a rapidly improving school where children enjoy learning in a safe and nurturing environment. We are a four form entry school located in the heart of the local community and enjoy a excellent level of engagement from parents and Carers.


The school benefits immensely from being a member of a very forward looking and inclusive Trust where children

can take part in STEM days, Bushcraft experiences and performing arts’ days which bring schools across the Trust together. Teachers throughout the Trust work in partnership.

We are looking to appoint a key member of our management team, to lead and manage all aspects of the school’s

non-teaching function.

We are looking for someone who:

Is highly motivated and is a strategic thinker

Has an excellent level of proficiency in finance, administration and ICT

• Have outstanding people management skills

• Be well organised and have good time management skills

Is confident about their skills and enthusiastic about what they can bring to Uplands Junior L.E.A.D. Academy

In return, the successful candidate will:

Be working in a school with well-behaved and happy children;

• Be joining a strong and dynamic team of professionals;

Work in a school with high aspirations for all of its pupils and staff;

• Be provided with excellent career opportunities.

School visits are strongly recommended and can be arranged by contacting Brian Botterill on 0116 2538407 or email

Please note strong applications will be considered on receipt.

The closing date for this role is 10 September 2018 at midday and interviews will be held week commencing 17 September 2018. Application packs can be downloaded from both the E-Teach and TES websites. Please ensure that the application form is fully completed and that it is accompanied by a letter covering no more than two sides of A4 telling us about your skills and experience and what you would bring to Uplands Junior L.E.A.D. Academy.

Uplands Junior L.E.A.D Academy is part of L.E.A.D. Academy Trust, which is a registered charity created in 2011. The Trust aims, through outstanding leadership, to provide the highest quality education to enable every pupil to realise his or her full potential.

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


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