Primary Business Officer

Full Time Primary Business Officer to work across three Primary Academies in Chesterfield.

Your new company
This role has been made available by a dedicated Derbyshire learning trust that currently manage four academies across Chesterfield. The trust collectively manage 1600 students aged between 2 and 18. This role involves the business management of the three primary academies. This is a great opportunity to work within a family of schools focused on supporting the needs of our individual communities, providing excellent education to maximise children and young adults’ life choices.

Your new role
The trust are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, innovative and suitably qualified and experienced individual to join our hardworking and dedicated team.
The role will involve;

- Providing comprehensive Finance, HR and Data support to the three primary schools.
- Covering the receptionist role in the event of absence/ need of support.
- Establishing and maintaining effective relationships with all colleagues and communicate effectively and professionally in order to support the efficient and effective administration of the school.
- Working in partnership with the Head of Academy and the Executive Primary Lead and in liaison with the Academy Finance Support Service on financial management issues for the school.
- Managing the administration of the whole recruitment of all staff in consultation with the Head of Academy
- Carrying out any other reasonable duties as directed by the Chief Finance Officer.

What you'll need to succeed
We expect the successful candidates to have:
• Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
• The ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team
• The ability to effectively manage workloads within agreed performance frameworks
• A good administration background and knowledge of systems and legislation, with strong IT abilities
• Experience of working within a school office

Willingness and ability to travel between the Chesterfield sites on a weekly basis We will need to be able to obtain references to cover the last 2 years as a minimum and you will need to be willing to undergo a DBS check if you don't already have a DBS on the update service.

What you'll get in return
As well as receiving a competitive rate of pay, this is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in an outstanding school. When you register with Hays you will be allocated a dedicated consultant who will be on hand to offer career advice and guide you through the registration process. Once you have completed this particular assignment we will then be in a position to place you in further schools. By registering with Hays Education, you will also be eligible for our Refer a Friend Scheme where you could receive £250 in vouchers T&Cs apply.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Education & Training
School Administration

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Adele Hall, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Sheffield
1st Floor, Ruskin Buildings, Tudor Square

Telephone: 0114 2721470