Vacancy closed : Business Manager

Updated: Apr 25

Please note, this vacancy closed on Friday 22nd April.

Why work here?

We believe everyone has unique skills and talents with something valuable to contribute to society. We re-imagine & develop pathways into education, employment, & social entrepreneurship for young people with special educational needs. Our pioneering school offers outstanding education for a group of unique young people, aged 9-14, with moderate learning difficulties who have been out of education. And our Enterprise Colleges will provide innovative and accessible workplace-based education to young people aged 19-25 with SEND. We also coach and consult education provisions and corporate clients who are looking to create the capacity required to innovate and manage the ever-changing world we live in. Each person at Pathways Education has an important role to play in achieving our vision; to create an international network of schools, enterprise colleges, and co-operatives where every member of our community finds personal and societal purpose and fulfilment.

About the role

The Business Manager operates with each member of the Senior Leadership Team and directly reports to the strategic and operational leaders of each Pathways arm, as well as supporting the governors, and the board. The reports overseen include finance, human resources, administration, health and safety, estates and facilities management, information technology, marketing, and fundraising.

The Business Manager promotes the highest standards of business ethos within the administrative function of Pathways and strategically ensures the most effective use of resources in support of Pathways learning objectives. The Business Manager takes a strategic role in leading, managing, and inspiring non-teaching employees of Pathways.

About you

You're a true team player with superb interpersonal skills and capacity for leadership development. You have excellent written and verbal communications skills and possess the ability to identify opportunities for growth. You care about making a difference and want to be part of a team working to spark an education and workplace revolution that radically improves opportunities for young people with SEND.

We offer
  • Excellent staff support and leadership skills development

  • Regular coaching with expert coaches

  • A developmental and dedicated approach to leadership.

To apply

Please send a covering email and your latest CV to with the subject line including your name and 'Business Manager application'.

Closing Date: Friday 22nd April

Interviews: to be held: Friday 29th April - early applicants may be invited to interview sooner

Start Date: May/June 2022.

Pathways Education is committed to safeguarding, inclusive practice and equal opportunities for all. All job offers will be subject to successful enhanced DBS checks and reference checks.

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