Job Vacancy - Business Support Manager (0.6)

Job: Business Support Manager (0.6)

Job reference: BSM717HS

Location: Highgate, North London

Contract Type: Permanent, Part-time (22.5 hours)

Starting salary:  £31,533-£32,159 

Position available from August 2017

Closing date: 27th August 2017 at midnight.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Business Support Manager to work within the management team to align the delivery of services to corporate business goals. The postholder will have the responsibility for overseeing HR processes, preparing financial schedules, reporting risk and compliance management, communications and other activities and initiatives. This new role will be instrumental in assessing and implementing systems of reporting and administration as well as taking forward new initiatives to benefit our students and staff and volunteers.

The Harington Scheme is a small charity based in Highgate, North London. It has an excellent reputation and track record in delivering high quality skills training and work experience opportunities to young people with learning difficulties and disabilities. It was rated ‘Good’ in its June 2017 Ofsted inspection.   

The successful candidate will have experience of working in a similar role at a senior level or demonstrable of transferable skills and the capability to learn a new role.  Candidates will have excellent organisational skills and strong attention to detail. Equally importantly is the desire to work in an organisation that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

The position would suit a real all-rounder with strong interpersonal skills and who is a confident IT user with a thorough working knowledge of Microsoft packages – Word, PowerPoint, Excel. Minimum qualification requirements: GCSE English and Maths Grade A*-C or equivalent. 

This post involves working closely with young people and vulnerable adults therefore appointment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with Barred List checks.


To apply please download the attached application form and job description and email your completed application to:  CVs will not be accepted.