Simonside Primary School, Bedeburn Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 4LG

School Business Manager

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Part time - term time plus specified days

N6: £25,991 - £28,671 per annum, pro rata. Actual: £13,514 to £14,907 per annum

Simonside Primary School is part of the Outer West Learning Trust. Therefore, employment is managed through the Governing Body in accordance with school regulations.

Simonside Primary School

Bedeburn Road

Newcastle upon Tyne


Tel: 0191 2860776


22.5 hours per week (3 days), term time only plus 5 training days

Required for ASAP.

We need:

A highly motivated, committed School Business Manager with high standards of personal integrity and business experience.

An individual who can contribute effectively to strategic planning and ensure that the school promotes best value.

A commitment to the highest standards of work and compliance.

An ability to work positively and contribute effectively within the team to improve pupil outcomes.

An effective leader and manager of teams, who nurtures and recognises all contributions.

A positive communicator who can also actively engage with staff, governors, parents and pupils.

The Governing Body is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a range of other recruitment checks.

Application forms and further details are available on the school website or by emailing

Completed applications are to be returned by email to the School Business Manager at

Closing Date: 12 noon on 4 October 2021

Shortlisting: 5 October 2021

Interviews: 11 October 2021.

Are you what we are looking for?


Closing date:

4 October 2021

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