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Enterprise Officer

We are looking to appoint a new Enterprise Officer to our busy and exciting administrative team at Orchard Manor School.  This is a unique role which encompasses a range of tasks and responsibilities, primarily focussed on project management, enterprise and income opportunities, overseeing the development and growth of projects across the school.  This will include leading on the lettings of school buildings and facilities and applying for grants to be able to fund projects which will have a positive impact on our students.  The role will also include supporting the financial administration within school and seeking price comparisons to ensure value for money.

Post Number:  22.39

The ideal candidate will have a project management and/or financial background, with a passion for leading on tasks and completing them on time.  We are looking for someone with good interpersonal skills, a team player, and someone with a keen eye for detail.  As this role will involve managing several projects and tasks at the same time, the ability to prioritise and delegate tasks where required will be key.  You must also have a willingness to be a positive ambassador for the school by creating new links with the local and wider community.

This post is 37 hours per week for 41 weeks per annum.

25,500 per annum pro rata (actual salary £23,264 per annum)

Closing date: Friday 7th October 2022 at 9:00am

A full induction programme and opportunities for professional development will be provided.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A copy of our safeguarding policy can be found here: Safeguarding Policy Webpage. This role falls under KCSIE regulated activities and as such it is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relating to children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check. Please ensure you read and understand our Privacy Notice, which is attached with this pack, before applying. We make appointments in accordance with our Recruitment and Selection Policy.

Interested applicants may contact the school and ask for Abigail Norris, Admin Manager, for further information.

Please ensure you complete the Orchard Manor School application form which accompanies this advert. Applicants are advised that submitting an incorrect or insufficiently completed application form will result in non-selection for interview.

Particular attention should be made to career history since secondary education and referees meeting the required criteria.