Business Manager
  • Employer: St Oswald's Primary School
  • Reference: P/21/152849
  • Published: Wed 26/05/2021, 11:17 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/06/2021, 15:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum
  • Salary: Grade 7
  • DBS Check: Enhanced

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Business Manager

School Business Manager

Employer: St Oswald’s CE Aided Primary School, Mollington, Chester and Capenhurst CE Primary School

Grade 7 – 24,491 – 27,441 pro rata per annum

Location: St Oswald’s & Capenhurst

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week, 39 weeks. 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30am – 4pm Friday

The Governing Bodies of these two Church of England Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, pro-active and committed person to join our busy school teams in September 2021.

This key role will involve working across a range of disciplines including budget management, purchasing, human resources, liaison with contractors, and health and safety. The ideal candidate will prepare and deliver reports to the Headteachers and Governors to ensure the best practice management of the school's resources. The successful candidate will need to work accurately with an attention to detail as well as being able to develop new skills and continue to develop our systems efficiently.

He/she will need a good sense of humour and the ability to work effectively within a team, dealing with children, members of the public and parents in a warm and friendly manner.  The applicant should have a willingness to uphold the ethos of our church schools.

Applicants are warmly encouraged to visit the schools, please ring Mrs Bullough in the St Oswald’s School Office on 01244 981040 to arrange a visit.

  • Monday 7 June 3:30pm
  • Monday 14 June 3:30pm
  • Monday 21 June 3:30pm


Application forms are available to download or from the St Oswald’s school office and are to be returned, with a separate letter of application (in no more than 300 words) outlining the skills, experience and personal qualities you have that make you suitable for the role.  Completed forms and letters to be returned to the Headteacher, Mr Dave Wallace, at St Oswald’s CE Aided Primary School, Grove Road, Mollington, Chester, CH1 6LG or by e-mail to

Closing Date: Friday 25 June at 3:00pm

Shortlisting: Monday 28 June

Interviews: Tuesday 6 July

The Governors and all at St. Oswald’s and Capenhurst place the highest regard on the safety of all the children in our care and full enhanced safeguarding checks will be carried out before a contract and appointment is confirmed.

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