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School Business Manager

Salary: Grade 9, SCP: 28-30

Contract Type: 3 days a week (term time + one additional week)
Contract Term: Permanent

Hours: 8:30am – 4.30pm


We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and highly motivated School Business Manager to join our enthusiastic, committed and friendly team. This role is a tremendous opportunity for a dedicated and ambitious individual looking for a new challenging and rewarding role to start in April, 2024.


As a School Business Manager at The Hayes Primary School, you will be responsible for the strategic and operational management of the school’s finances, administration, facilities and human resources. You will be a key member of the school’s Senior Leadership Team, supporting the Head Teacher and the Governing Body, playing a significant role in ensuring the smooth running of the school’s non-teaching functions.

The Hayes is a happy, fun and dynamic primary school with high expectations of its pupils. We are a larger than average-sized school with a capacity of 420 pupils situated in Kenley. We have a large school field, large hall, ICT suite and swimming pool and have a strong tradition in sport and the arts. We are a two-form entry primary (EYFS – Year 6), with delightful and well-behaved children and pride ourselves in our caring ethos with children at the heart of all we do. We are a popular school, and have a waiting list for most year groups.


The Hayes is a good school: "Your diverse curriculum broadens children’s minds and helps them to think critically about the world. Pupils talk enthusiastically about their learning and are well motivated to do their best; they work hard with positive attitudes. Behaviour in lessons and around the school is very good. Pupils respect each other and collaborate well, they are kind and caring towards adults, visitors and each other” (Ofsted).

You can expect from us a school dedicated to your professional learning, a supportive leadership team and staff, governing body, parents and carers and of course- our wonderful children that make our school very special. Come and join our amazing school, a warm welcome awaits you!


We hope you enjoy exploring our website and Twitter feed that are windows on the wonderful things that go on here: and @TheHayesPrimary


If you would like to apply for this School Business Manager position, please email your application form and supporting statement (see application form, job specification and job description), to Laura Olley, Headteacher:  with your interest by Wednesday 28th February 2024 by 12pm. Interviews will be on: Wednesday 6th March 2024.


*Demonstrable experience working in a finance, resources and administrative environment at managerial    level.
*Enhanced DBS check and a health check/questionnaire is required for all successful applicants.  

We value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare.


The Hayes Primary School: Teaching assistant: Level 2

and Midday Supervisor

Teacher Assistant: Grade 3 - SCP 5 – 7, full time equivalent
23 hours and 45 minutes a week: 8.45 -12.00pm - 1.45pm – 3.15pm

 (term time + INSET days)

Midday Supervisor: Grade 1 – SCP 2 – 3, full time equivalent

6 hours and 15 mins a week: 12.00pm – 1.15pm (term time + INSET days)

Closing date: Monday 4th March 2024 @ 12pm

Interviews: Monday 11th March 2024
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The Hayes Primary School is a two-form entry primary school, situated in Kenley. We are proud of our academic standards, which remain high, and all pupils are encouraged to strive for their best, through carefully planned learning opportunities, provided by an excellent team of staff. We also ensure that children have a rich and broad curriculum with sport, music, art and drama featuring prominently.

We have an exciting opportunity for a confident, enthusiastic individual with a passion for learning and excellent inter-personal skills to join our team as a Teaching Assistant and Midday Supervisor  to support our children to be the best they can be. To ensure this happens, we are looking to appoint a special person, to work alongside our supportive and friendly staff team and with our amazing children.


  • Do you have the desire to be part of a successful team?
  • Are you happy, creative, kind and enthusiastic?
  • Do you have high aspirations for all learners?
  • Do you have a good standard of English and maths?
  • Will you make an impact on children's learning?
  • Do you have lots of patience and a willingness to learn?
  • Do you have experience of working in schools already or are you looking to start?

If appointed, your main role will be to support the learning development of all children and work within our team to ensure continuous progress and high standards for all. There will be opportunities for high quality in house and external training.

We encourage you to visit our school website and if you are invited for interview you will be given a tour of our school on the day.


Completed application forms should be sent to by noon on Monday 4th March 2024.


The Hayes Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check as well as documentation and qualifications being checked. References will be taken up prior to interview. The school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.