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Glynis Brown

Selwyn Primary School

Phone: 020 8471 6173

Key areas of expertise:

I am the School Business Manager for Selwyn Primary School in Plaistow, Newham, and I have worked here since 2011. I have been an SLE since the end of 2013 and I have supported and trained 3 schools in the areas of HR, Facilities Management and finance.

My career background has been varied which is essential for this role and I worked as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant whilst my daughter was in primary school.

I have extensive experience of finance, having worked in this field for many years in retail banking and in for Newham Council’s finance team. During this time I was also the manager of the Student loan Team, then from there I went into Risk Management, specialising in Health and Safety for Adults Social Care.

For 3 years I successfully managed a local community centre and I was responsible for all aspects of its operations, including H & S, facilities management, finance and HR.

Recently I have completed a degree in Human Resources Management, and I hold the SBM qualifications, I also have a diploma in Facilities Management.

Finally I am a long standing member of Newham’s emergency planning team, this team is comprised of a large group of on-call professional staff and we are used primarily to offer support to residents in the event of an emergency.

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