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Bursar / Programme Manager - Surrey - £55-60k - FTC

Bursar / Programme Manager - Surrey - £55-60k - FTC

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    £55k - 60k per year

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    about 4 years ago

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Do you have experience as a Bursar or Finance Manager in a large school or academy?

Have you written a policy for bursary and scholarships?

If you can answer ‘Yes’ to both of these questions then we have an ideal role for you!

A leading International School with 3 sites and headquartered in Cobham, Surrey is seeking a Programme Manager for a Student Financial Assistance project for a 9 month contract. The role will involve developing, launching and leading the programme.


-To establish a financial assistance (bursary and scholarship) programme for the three schools.

-Establish a well-defined model of bursaries and scholarships with multiple entry years, award types and levels of financial assistance to achieve the targeted financial commitment from the school to demonstrate public benefit.

-To develop the ramp up plan Aug 2018 - 2022 to operate effectively at maturity, including policies and procedures and financial commitment.

-Develop the detailed types of financially assisted places and the associated levels of financial support awards.

-Agree and develop the student assessment criteria working with central education, HOS and admissions.

-Agree and develop the student family financial assessment criteria, including third party validation process, working with finance department.

-Ensure a high quality launch ready programme. Support the launch to ensure a smooth transition including training of existing and new staff to deliver a high quality operational programme.

-Lead and motivate a cross functional team including central education, Finance, Admissions, Marketing and IT, so that the team delivers to time and quality.


-Degree and financial qualification desirable

-Delivery focus. Experience of developing and delivering to time and quality.

-Experienced Bursar or Business / Finance  Manager in 3-18 year olds or secondary school, with direct experience of establishing, developing or running sizeable financial assistance programmes.

-Commercial, highly numerate with ability to model and forecast.

-Experience of student assessment and admissions policies, processes and procedures and high levels of customer service.

-Team management.

-Budget management.

-Understanding/experience of educational programmes.

Please send your CV for further consideration.

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