Business Manager - Fisher Leadership
Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 27/10/2023
REF: CORbus0823
Applications for this listing are closed

Business Manager

Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 27/10/2023
REF: CORbus0823
  • Strong understanding of Financial Management in an educational context
  • Lead an innovative, agile and inclusive working environment
  • Confident in engaging with and presenting to staff on important issues

 

The Position

Cornish College seeks to appoint a strategic leader to the position of Business Manager. This Executive Leadership role requires the expert leadership of teams, finance and business operations in a culture of growth to ensure the continuing success of the College.

The Business Manager will help to lead the school in its vision to create an empowering education with sustainable infrastructure where links to industry and higher education sectors are sought and curriculum and pedagogy are shaped to ensure students are purposefully engaged in an education that will make a difference for a sustainable future.

Presenting with outstanding interpersonal skills the successful candidate will foster a positive and dynamic working environment and promote excellent working relationships between teaching and non-teaching staff to deliver first rate outcomes for students, staff and the community.

The Business Manager is a highly visible position in the school and the appointee will demonstrate an ability to build trust, rapport and develop collaborative working relationships at all levels. The ideal candidate will be a strategic and operational leader with significant experience in leading, implementing and reviewing quality processes and strategies. With demonstrated strong financial, operational, risk and governance experience gained within an independent school or similar environment, the appointee will have the ability to manage programs including risk, budget, capital works and resource management.

The Organisation

Cornish College is Located on 100 acres of natural parkland next to the National Water Sports Centre and adjacent to the suburbs of Patterson Lakes and Chelsea, Cornish College opened in 2012 and offers programs from Early Learning Centre (ELC) to Year 12. Cornish College has a double stream at all primary year levels and triple stream in all secondary year levels with a fourth stream Year 10 in 2023. Currently there are 735 students from ELC to Year 12. The College offers an ELC program influenced by the Reggio Emilia approach to education and runs the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme from ELC to Year 6. This approach to teaching and learning is embraced in a multidisciplinary, concept-driven and inquiry-based program in the secondary area. The Victorian Certificate of Education is offered in the senior secondary years.

With a strong emphasis on inclusion and respecting individual differences the College strives to see all young people thriving in the areas in which they have special aptitude. In line with this thinking, the College offers vibrant programs across the curriculum.

For more information on the school visit: cornishcollege.vic.edu.au

To apply – please click on ‘APPLY NOW’ and using reference CORbus0823, addressing your cover letter and resume to Liam King of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information

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