Level 4 Diploma in School Business Management

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Level 4 Diploma in School Business Management

The Level 4 Diploma in School Business Management is designed for School Business Management (SBM) professionals who are moving into a leadership role. Professionals working outside the education sector may also find this qualification a useful starting point for their SBM professional development.
  • Manage resources within a school more efficiently, effectively and sensitively
  • Develop your understanding of the purpose of business management in a school context
  • Evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of business management within a school
  • Understand the nature of schooling in the 21st Century.
  • Professional school business staff which will enhance your school
  • Managers who understand the importance of their role and its scope
  • Allows head teachers to focus on teaching, learning and student attainment
  • Helps to develop your school business team and gain specialist expertise in financial resource management, administration, ICT, HR and Facilities Management.
This qualification builds core skills in school management through the three mandatory units. In the first unit the role of the school business manager is examined, the second unit builds project management skills and third core unit looks at school finances. Learners then work with their employer and training provider to find the best-fit optional units to complete the qualification.

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