You are here:

Interview questions for a school business manager

Ref: 4255
Last updated on 24 October 2016
School types: All · School phases: All
In-depth article
Can you suggest interview questions for a school business manager? The Key's associate education experts suggest questions to ask about different aspects of the school business manager role, and what to look for in a candidate's answers. We also refer to advice from the National College.

Article tools

Want to read more?

To read this article in full, sign up for a free trial of The Key.

Membership starts from £1.10 per day and includes an unlimited number of logins for all of your governing body. If you join today, we'll also waive the £100 joining fee.

Membership gives school governors access to:

  • 1,500+ online articles, with information and resources to help governors get to grips with their role
  • Policy bank from schools and other organisations
  • Downloadable template forms and reports, and planners
  • Our unlimited 'Ask the expert' service
  • Pre-inspection resources, including questions that inspectors may ask
  • A weekly News Briefing

Contents

  1. 1 Questions on strategy, vision and financial management
  2. 2 Questions on procedures, regulations and line management
  3. 3 Questions on site management, premises and health and safety
  4. 4 Questions on relationships with staff, pupils and parents
  5. 5 Questions on the use of ICT
  6. 6 Questions on fundraising
  7. 7 Interview questions for the SBM: National College guidance

Article features

  • 3 external links

The Key has taken great care in publishing this article. However, some of the article's content and information may come from or link to third party sources whose quality, relevance, accuracy, completeness, currency and reliability we do not guarantee. Accordingly, we will not be held liable for any use of or reliance placed on this article's content or the links or downloads it provides. This article may contain information sourced from public sector bodies and licensed under the Open Government Licence.