Business Manager (The Blyth Academy)
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Type: Whole time, 37 hours per week
Base: The Blyth Academy, Chase Farm Drive, Blyth NE24 4JP
Start date: 1st June 2018 or as soon as possible
Northern Education Trust was established in 2012 and sponsors 20 academies across the North of England, 10 Secondary and 10 Primary. We are currently seeking a dynamic Business Manager who will have a proven track record within the education sector.
The Business Manager will provide overall strategic leadership and management at an academy level of all aspects of administration, HR, operations support and contract management. The post holder will lead all Academy support staff and provide leadership, management and performance reviews. They will maintain a strong relationship with the Academy's Accountant.
The successful candidate will be a member of the Academy Senior Leadership Team. They will also receive strategic support, direction and development from the Trust's Chief Operating and Financial Officer.
You will have a solid background in leading, appraising and motivating colleagues and developing strategies to improve the support services of a school and ultimately outcomes of students.
Northern Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.
Our vision as a Trust is to constantly focus on standards as we understand that outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children in our care and contribute to the regeneration of our communities.