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School Business Professional

Overseeing the day-to-day management of a school.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £6,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • managing a school's budget
  • producing financial reports
  • how to make sure the school provides a safe and healthy learning environment
  • marketing and communications techniques
  • running administration systems. For example, attendance records

Apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C) before taking their end-point assessment.

Professional registration

Apprentices will be eligible for membership of the Institute of School Business Leadership when they complete this apprenticeship.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Steadfast End Point Assessments 0845 223 2401
Best Practice Network Limited 07775 717503
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.