School business manager: Developing the role
School business manager: Developing the role

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School business manager: Developing the role

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • review a job description for a business manager that takes account of today's context

  • understand how a business manager can support teaching and learning and all stakeholders

  • understand and use a range of analytical tools

  • apply these analytical tools to your school's situation, in particular responding to government agendas

  • understand how benchmarking data can be used to compare and contrast expenditure and resource management.

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