St Mary’s Church of England Academy are seeking to appoint a hardworking, energetic and committed
professional to work in this vibrant school.
The School Business Manager will be responsible for strategy and operation of the business functions of
the school, which would include Finance, Procurement, Health and Safety, Catering, Income Generation,
Estates, ICT and Infrastructure.
The successful applicant will join the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and help make decisions about the
day to day running of the business of the school that enables the school to operate efficiently and
effectively, which would allow other members of the senior leadership team to focus on teaching and
We are looking for someone who has experience working in a busy office, ideally as a School Business
Manager, where flexibility is essential, is proactive and can constantly reprioritise their workload as
circumstances change, has excellent organisational skills and attention to detail, is caring and
empathetic, with a good sense of humour and wants to play a key role in the development of our school.
We can offer you a school that welcomes all children and dedicates itself to helping them grow on a
personal level, a strong team that is passionate, forward thinking and inclusive, staff who support each
other emotionally and professionally and a supportive working environment with opportunities for
continuing professional development.
Pupils on roll – 420 children
Visits to the Academy are encouraged.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more information including; a full job description/person specification and an application form,
please contact the HR Administrator via email: HR@smpsac.org
The application form, along with an equal opportunities form, should be returned to the Academy by the
specified closing date, and must be accompanied by a supporting letter. Other forms of curriculum vitae
are not acceptable in place of a completed application form.
St Mary's Church of England Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointment will be subject to references, which
are satisfactory for the advertised post, enhanced DBS with barred list information and identity checks.
Friday 9 June 2023
St Mary’s Church of England Academy
DFE SCHOOL NO.
Trinity Avenue, Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk,