Vacancy: Operations Manager (Permanent)

Job Title: 
Operations Manager (Admin Role C)
NJC 5 SCP 22-25

37 hrs pw, term-time only

(work 39 weeks/paid 44 weeks)

Actual Salary range £17,831 - £19,555

Required April 2019

Blatchington Mill School seeks an Operations Manager to work with the Executive School Business Manager to ensure the smooth operation of all aspects of the support team at this popular oversubscribed comprehensive secondary school.

This new role is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who wishes to pursue a career in the operational aspects of education. It would suit someone towards the beginning of that career or who has experience of school business management in the primary or special school sector wishing to move into secondary

The successful candidate will be a thorough worker with an attention to detail and a sense of initiative. The remit of this role is broad which is both challenging and brings great job satisfaction. The Business Section includes: HR, Finance, Admin, IT, Exams, Health and Safety and Facilities including Catering. Existing experience and knowledge in at least one of these areas would be an advantage.

Blatchington Mill School is committed to Continuing Professional Development and would support appropriate training once the successful candidate is established in role.

If you are interested in applying please complete and return an application form before the closing date (CVs alone will not be considered):

Closing date: Monday, 4th February 2019 – 12.00 noon
Interview date: Week commencing 11th February 2019

Blatchington Mill School is committed to safeguarding our students; we expect all staff and volunteers to support this commitment.  Criminal record checks will be carried out and a full, enhanced DBS clearance is required for all positions.

Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff.

(Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply).

How to Apply

Unless otherwise stated, please return your completed application form by noon on the closing date to:

Amanda Brasington,
Head Teacher's PA,
Blatchington Mill School & Sixth Form College,
Nevill Avenue,

Tel: 01273 736244
Fax: 01273 739615
[email protected]