Business Manager 2, ACIP - West Wallsend High School

$52 - $57 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Newcastle NSW, Australia
  • 03 Jun, 2021
Full time - Permanent Management – Schools Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: School Administrative and Support
Job Category: Schools | SASS
Job Location: Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley
Job Reference Number: 00008B27
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: The salary range for this position is $51.54 - $57.05 per hour. The total salary package will include employer's contribution to superannuation and leave loading
Contact: 49532111 - Krystal Bevin
Closing Date: 17/06/2021 - 04:00 PM
Principal Network: Lake Macquarie North
Staffing Area: Lake Macquarie
School Name: West Wallsend High School
FTE: 1.000

Position Information

The NSW Department of Education serves the community by leading the provision of world-class education. The Department protects young children by regulating preschool and long day care providers. Once children move into school, we provide them with a world-class primary and secondary education. We also work to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people.

About the Role

The Business Manager 2 works with the school principal and school executive and is responsible for the efficient management of the school’s business functions including administration, asset management, procurement, finance and work health and safety.

May be required to supervise and lead the school administrative team and supervise non-teaching staff. The role may lead or manage projects or business functions in collaboration with other school staff and additionally may be required to manage the work of contractors from time to time

Essential Requirements

  • Working with Children Check Clearance
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the Department’s Aboriginal Education and Training policies.

Selection Criteria

  1. Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and work effectively as part of a team.
  2. Demonstrated ability to undertake and manage financial and accounting functions including the use of computerized financial /administrative systems.
  3. Well-developed oral and written communication skills.
  4. Ability to interact with school staff, students and members of the school community.

Additional School Information 

West Wallsend High School is a proudly comprehensive 7-12 community-focused school, which supports and encourages students to achieve their full potential in an inclusive and caring environment based on the core values of respect, responsibility and excellence. The school is located on the land of the Pambalong of Awabakal country on the western side of Newcastle as part of the Lake Macquarie North principal network and has an enrolment of almost 700 students. Students come from a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds with 16% of students identifying as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

West Wallsend High School has a tradition of strong parent and community involvement working together with the P&C and the Kumaridha AECG. We foster proud connections to four partner primary schools as part of the Sugarloaf Community of Schools as well as extensive links to the wider West Wallsend community, the University of Newcastle, Wollotuka Institute and other cultural, vocational and community organisations.

We value and actively pursue excellence working in partnership with our community to create a strong sense of belonging and a collaborative inclusive culture aspiring to our vision that: We learn for life. Teachers are committed t

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, please apply online and attach your resume and covering letter, which clearly details how your skills, qualifications, knowledge and experience can contribute to the success of this role. It is a requirement that you include the name and contact details of two referees. The statement of duties can be accessed here

If there are targeted questions, you must respond to these (maximum 300 words) and include in your covering letter.

Note: It is a requirement that all candidates submit their applications online via No paper based, email based or late applications will be accepted.


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Job Closing Date

17 Jun, 2021