​​​​​​​​​​School Business Manager

​Castleford Park Junior Academy

School Business Manager

Career Grade 8-9 (SCP 30-37)

FTE Salary £26,822 - £32,486

37hrs per week, whole year round

Castleford Academy Trust is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Business Manager to join Castleford Park Junior in order to strengthen the Business Function.

The successful candidate will play a full and active part in Senior Leadership with specific responsibility for leading and developing support services at the school. You will be highly motivated, well organised, flexible and knowledgeable. You will be able to demonstrate a high level of professional discretion and a high standard of both verbal and written communication.

Your experience should include:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Management, IT and Administration Support
  • Human Resources
  • Health, Safety and Premises Management

What you can expect:

  • A staff team with commitment and vision for continual improvement
  • A high degree of autonomy and flexibility
  • Opportunities for Continued Professional Development
  • A chance to work across a range of disciplines
  • Opportunities to work across a supportive Multi Academy Trust


Castleford Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For all positions at Castleford Academy you are required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check prior to appointment.

Visits to school are welcome and encouraged.

If you are interested in this role now or in the future, please contact the HR department on 01977 605075 to arrange a visit.

Application forms can be downloaded from our recruitment website www.castlefordacademy.com/vacancies. Completed applications should be addressed to Kathryn Law, Headteacher at the school address or via email to recruitment@castlefordacademy.com.

Providing suitable interest, the closing date for applications is Friday 27th October at 12 noon with interviews taking place the following week.

For further information on the school, the role and 'how to apply' please visit www.castlefordacademy.com or telephone Mrs Gemma Scothern, HR Officer on 01977 605075.​

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