Professional standards for school business managers

26 January 2017

The National Association of School Business Management (NASBM) has developed a suite of standards for school business management professionals. They set out the six areas of activity of school business management: finance; HR; procurement; infrastructure and data; leading support services; marketing.

The standards are intended to: 

  • Set out the core and specialist areas of competence required to be successful in the school business management professional role;
  • Assist those currently working in, or aspiring to work in, the school business management profession to perform their role as expertly as possible;
  • Set out the content of both initial and continuing professional development for those entering or developing their career in the profession;
  • Provide a framework for the development of qualifications and other professional recognition for school business management professional

More information is available on the NASBM website