School Business Manager Required for an Oldham Primary School

Oldham, Greater Manchester
CMM- 00063_1610628672
Date Posted:14 Jan 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day
  1. Permanent

School Business Manager Required for an Oldham Primary School

Oldham, Greater Manchester

School Finance Officer/ Bursar/Business Manager Required for an Oldham Primary School

CMM- 00063

Are you a School Finance Officer, Bursar or Business Manager looking to secure your next position?

Do you have SIMS experience and available now? If yes, then this may be the role for you! A small and friendly primary school In Oldham, are looking to appoint someone to support their school office in ASAP with the intention to go onto a school contract in May.

The successful applicant will have previous school experience, (including finance, attendance, record keeping etc), be proficient in SIMS, FMS and ideally have worked in a primary school setting.

The role will involve running the day to day administration and management of the school office, Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing excellent financial and administrative services to the school
  • Maintaining accurate computerised records and systems for pupils and staff
  • Invoices, purchase orders, reconciliations, and school fund management
  • Be the first point of contact for students, parents and staff
  • Regular usage of school software packages including ParentPay, FMS and SIMS

Preferred Skills:

We ask that you have:

  • SIMS / FMS experience gained from working in a school
  • The ability to work in close collaboration with other members of the school senior leadership team
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing, administrative skills including attention to detail, and people management skills
  • The ability to work with high levels of tact, confidentiality and discretion
  • Experience handling data and data protection regulations

Applicants MUST have previous experience of working in an educational establishment, as you will be expected to hit the ground running with minimal training and deliver a high standard of work in a fast-paced environment.

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

  • An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
  • Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
  • Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
  • More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than out next nearest competitor
  • A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so your fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses (18 more than our next nearest competitor), all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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