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School Business Manager New

Smile Education

£120 - £140 per day, Benefits: Dependant on experience


Temporary | Part Time



Smile Leadership Ltd are currently seeking to represent a school Business Manager for a primary school in Bolton, Greater Manchester (BL4) area. The role is available to start immediately and offered on an interim Mat cover, part-time (2 days a week) basis. The pay rate is between £120-£140 per day dependant on experience. If you are an experienced School Business Manager who has recently completed a similar role within an education setting and are either local to or available to travel to the Bolton, Greater Manchester (BL4) and surrounding areas, we would like to hear from you. Smile Leadership Ltd is a sister company to Smile Education who are a leading education recruitment agency.

We are currently supporting a school in recruiting a Business Manager. Typically, the main duties of the role are, but are not limited to, planning budget spend on school, controlling costs and reducing when necessary, building relationships with suppliers and contractors to source the best value for money, arrange staff payroll, handle all school service contracts, and oversee tenders for services such as catering, cleaning and IT support. We are open to receiving applications by 12.12.22 from school Business Managers with school setting experience or Business Managers with knowledge of school systems. If you are experienced, hardworking, and passionate about the school environment then I encourage you to get in touch with Smile Leadership today.

To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:

• Hold a relevant Business qualification
• Experience within a school Business Manager role
• Substantial experience working within a school
• Ideally have knowledge of the Greater Manchester LA procedures
• Knowledge of school systems will be advantageous

Due to Covid-19 a flexible interview process is in place for this role. A video meeting with a Smile Leadership representative will be arranged for applicants as a first stage interview, original job advert posting date 24.11.22.

If you would like to be considered for representation in a school Business Manager role, then please contact me directly via email at or on 07355034438, or visit our website to apply:

Alternatively, if you would like to have a confidential discussion surrounding other Greater Manchester school senior leadership jobs available, please contact Morgan at the Smile Leadership Ltd office 07355034438. For further information on teacher recruitment, or to find your nearest teaching agency please contact our sister company Smile Education on 01213926570.

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.