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Business Manager - New State Primary School Caloundra South

Queensland Department of Education - Cassowary, QLD

Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
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In this role, you will manage the delivery of a range of corporate services, support educational management activities and lead the development of systemic change by actively supporting the school management team and school community. You will oversee the delivery of administrative, financial and human resources support, including the supervision of lower level school support staff and influencing stakeholders on sensitive issues. The Business Manager reports to the Principal and liaises with Deputy Principals, Heads of Department -Curriculum. Apply now to become a foundation staff member of this brand new state primary school.

Living in Caloundra South

Immerse yourself into an authentic lifestyle that takes cues from the stunning environment of the Sunshine Coast. Just beyond your doorstep, you have one of Australia's best lifestyle locations, coupled with world-class education facilities, cafes, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

Perfectly located between the white sands and lush green hinterland at the southern end of the Sunshine Coast, Caloundra South (Aura) combines urban and beachside living, all within an hour of the Brisbane CBD.

The school is located on the corner of Park Avenue and Nirimba Drive, Caloundra South.

If you are interested in being the Business Manager and lead the support staff and corporate functions of the School which will promote a strong and successful, learning environment, then please apply as per the instructions below.

About The School

  • A new state primary school in the growing area of Caloundra South (Aura) will open for Prep to Year 6 students for 2022.
  • A distinct, inclusive learning and teaching culture will promote a strong and successful, learning environment.
  • The new primary school will be located within the heart of the growing new community, to the south of Baringa State Primary School (opened 2018) and Baringa State Secondary College (opened 2021).
This provides scope for the development of a collaborative and powerful learning community of new schools, facilitating professional collaboration and curriculum implementation across the schools.

Your Role

As the Business Manager you will have responsibility for but not limited to the following:
  • Operate autonomously in the provision of business services to the school, in an environment that at times exhibits a degree of complexity and frequently requires the interpretation of information and adaptation of processes.
  • Provide a comprehensive range of administrative support (e.g. preparation of reports, and correspondence) and identify problems, conduct research, seek expert advice, recommend solutions.
  • Undertake the day to day supervision and management of school support staff, including monitoring workloads and performance (working in collaboration with the Principal for any difficult performance management situations); identifying workforce capability requirements; and role modelling performance standards. In addition, this role will oversee for school support staff the signatories/approval of timesheets, leave applications, rosters, arrange relief; and organise, undertake and coordinate the recruitment, induction and training of school support staff.
When working in regulated employment an employee must have a current Working with Children Clearance (blue card) issued by Blue Card Services.

To Apply Please Attach The Following
  • A brief resume including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
  • A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under the ‘How you will be assessed' section in the attached role description.
Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Occupational group Education & Training

Cassowary, QLD

Hospitality, Travel & Tourism


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