Business Manager

Mount Evelyn Christian School

Applications Close: 7 Jun 2024

Commencement Date: 8 Jul 2024


Business Manager – Mount Evelyn Christian School

Situated in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, MECS is one of over seventy Christian Education National (CEN) schools throughout Australia.  Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2023, MECS has over seven hundred and twenty students from Kindergarten to Year 12, and a second campus nearby, Ranges TEC, offering vocational training to over 200 Year 10-12 students.

Mount Evelyn Christian School is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person to join the Executive Team in the position of Business Manager.  The Business Manager is appointed by the Board and reports to the Principal. The Business Manager is a member of the school’s Executive Team, with responsibilities to the School Board.

The Business Manager is to serve as the Executive responsible for the financial and business operations of the school.  The Business Manager is accountable for contributing to and delivering the strategic vision of MECS in terms of its stewardship and provision of finances, financial and administrative activities and property development to achieve the intended educational outcomes.

Key requirements for the position include:

  • Suitable qualifications (CA/CPA preferred);
  • Excellent financial management and accounting skills;
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the ethos and values of Christian education;
  • High levels of organisational leadership skills;
  • Experience in schools and/or not-for-profit organisations is desirable

Mount Evelyn Christian School provides Christ-centred schooling with learning experiences that challenge each student to actively live for God in His world, while partnering with Christian parents in the nurture of their children.  We would like the successful applicant to wholeheartedly join a team implementing a distinctively biblical approach to education.  The school has a strict Child Safety Policy. The safety and wellbeing of all our students is a high priority.  As part of our recruitment process, we undertake rigorous reference and background checking.

Applications are invited from highly motivated and appropriately qualified persons.

Please visit the MECS Employment website to download the Application Procedure, Application Form and Business Manager Job Description –

For enquiries, please contact Lo-arna Riches on 9738 6000 or [email protected]

Please be aware that applications will be reviewed as they are submitted, and interviews and offers may occur prior to the closing date.  MECS does not accept unsolicited agency approaches.  We expect candidates to apply directly.

Applications close Friday 7th June, 2024.

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