Jill is a highly experiences School Business Manager with over 13 years' experience as part of the senior leadership team of two secondary schools. She currently works in an inner-city school which moved from 'Notice to Improve' to 'Outstanding' and which is now consistently in the top 10% nationally for Value Added.
Jill's contribution has involved making significant changes to all support services including administration, finance, PFI contract management, health and safety, risk management, safeguarding and HR. She took the lead role in the school's conversion to academy status. She has experience of providing support to other schools, reviewing systems, recommending improvements and supporting staff through the changes. She believes passionately that robust support management systems are the essential underpinning factor for all successful schools.