Business Manager

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01733
Closes: Sunday, 23rd July 2017
Published: Friday, 7th July 2017
Location: Baldragon Academy, Burn Street, Dundee
Salary: £30,849 - £34,804 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Secondary Education

Job Description

Based at Baldragon Academy, you will work full time, 37 hours per week. This post is temporary until February 2019 with the possibility that this may be extended.


You will have a Degree or SVQ4 or equivalent in a finance/management/administrative related subject as well as proven experience of working in management, including Human Resources and Finance matters.


As part of the school senior leadership team, you will provide a strategic management/leadership role ensuring the effective delivery of all school support functions. You will support effective learning and teaching as directed by the Head Teacher.

The Individual

You will have experience of working with managers at a senior/strategic level and of the management of staff within a multi disciplinary environment. A working knowledge of Health and Safety matters is essential, as is a working knowledge of business planning and performance management. You will have good communication skills, both oral and written, highly developed organisational skills and able to lead and motivate staff and colleagues. In addition, you will be self motivated and IT literate, with the ability to adapt to and manage change and be a team player. You will be willing to work occasional evenings and weekends and to be involved in the wider life of the school. You will be willing to undertake relevant training. This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Dundee City Council.

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