We are seeking to appoint a Business Manager. The successful candidate reports directly to the Head and Board Chairman and will be responsible for leading and directing the finance, administration and operations of the school in order to achieve the strategic objectives relating to all of the non-academic areas of the school.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Have experience and skills in finance, business planning, accounting and project management
  • Possess a relevant qualification, ideally a B.Com Honours with articles
  • Have proven business experience in a leadership position overseeing staff responsible for finance and administration
  • Possess negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills

Applications for this position will only be received by email at

The closing date for applications is Friday 13 December 2019.

Interviews will be scheduled for January 2020.

The starting date for this position is 1 March 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  If you have not heard from us by 10 January 2020, your application can be considered unsuccessful.
Oakhill School reserves the right not to fill the above position.


Please note:

  • All applications for vacancies will only be received by email at

  • Applications must be addressed to The Head of School
  • Oakhill School reserves the right not to fill advertised positions

  • Prospective employees are obliged to confirm (on an affidavit) that they have never been convicted of a sexual offence against a child or mentally disabled person as well as provide a police clearance certificate and consent to inspect criminal records


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