Business Manager

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • School: Milbourne Lodge Preparatory School, Esher, UK
  • Type of Job: School Business Manager
  • Duration: Full-Time
  • Deadline: 29/10/2018

About the School

The Role

Operating as a key member of the Senior Leadership Team this role is primarily responsible for supporting the Head to deliver and improve the financial and commercial aspects of the school’s business agenda.

This role is also responsible for the management of non-teaching staff; ensuring compliant and up-to-date contracts are in place with parents and other third parties, and the development, maintenance and successful delivery of facilities incorporating overall Health & Safety management.

This role reports directly to the Head with a dotted line into the Cognita Chief Financial Officer, Europe. The successful candidate will be directly responsible for managing the Finance Assistant as well as third party serviced providers including Catering and Cleaning.  There is also direct management of the Site team (caretakers, drivers, etc) and administration support staff.

The successful candidate will be an effective communicator, with excellent interpersonal and listening skills, who has the ability to motivate staff and engage with the school community and the wider public.

How to Apply

Please download the application form and send, with a covering letter, to Claire Tilston at

Closing date: 9am, Monday 29 October 2018

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