The Willows School And Early Years Centre

We are currently working on our new site.

With any urgent queries please contact our office at:

01908 528803


We currently have a vacancy for a School Business Manager to start 1.9.17

Are you looking for something new where you can enjoy a challenge with each day being different?  Then look no further! 

The Willows School and Early Years Centre comprises our thriving Infant School with a nursery class.  Through our culture of supporting the whole family, we work closely with our on-site children’s centre to support children from all backgrounds to make good progress.   The school is judged “good” by Ofsted and we are now on our journey to “outstanding”.

As School Business Manager, your role is key to the school’s success and you will be responsible for: school finances and budgeting (including providing strategic financial support to the governors and senior leadership team); human resources administration and payroll; overseeing the school office team; line management responsibility for the school cook and team of midday supervisors.

We can offer you a supportive and professional leadership team within a friendly school at the heart of the community.  We have an excellent working environment with opportunities for continuing professional development.  There may be some flexibility on working times.

We encourage applicants to look round our school - please contact the school office to arrange a time. Application packs are available from the school office and our website.  All applications must be made using the Milton Keynes Council application form.  References will be taken up prior to interview.

Closing date for applications: 9am Thursday 6th July 2017

Interviews: week commencing 10th July 2017


The application pack is below.

Application pack


Business Manager job description

Business Manager further details

Application form 

MKC Guidance Notes for completing an application form 

The Willows Guidance notes for completing an application form