Admin/Finance Assistant, Birtley Lane, Birtley. County Durham.

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Lord Lawson of Beamish AcademyBirtley Lane, Birtley. County Durham.

Date posted:
Start date: 1/3/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale C (£17,007 to £17,391 pa) 37 hours per week, term time only.
Contract term: Maternity Cover

We wish to appoint an Administration/Finance Assistant, Scale C (£17,007 to £17,391 pa) 37 hours per week, term time only.  The post is for maternity cover from 1 March to 21 December 2019 in the first instance.  

The primary function of the role is to deal with all aspects of administration/finance within an extremely busy Academy, the successful candidate will be part of the Administration/Finance Team and will therefore be required to perform word processing to a high level of competency and efficiency as well as any other tasks associated with a General Administration/Finance Office.

The post is part of the administration/finance team in the Academy which consists of the following:

Assistant Principal 

PA x 3

Office Manager x 2 (job share)

Administration/Finance Assistants x 3

Receptionist x 1

Budget Officer x 1

The Application

Shortlisting will be carried out according to criteria that will be assessed using the completed application form that is enclosed and the letter of application that should accompany it.  In this letter it would be helpful if there was some indication of how you hope to develop professionally in the future.  In essence, we want to know what you can offer our academy and our students.

The Interview

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by post.  We have yet to finalise the arrangements for the interview but it is expected that the interview will last for 1 day and will be designed to give candidates every possible opportunity to demonstrate their strengths.  

Once again, we look forward to hearing from you.

Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy is an equal opportunities employer.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Job location

More about Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Birtley Lane, Birtley, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH3 2LP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 433 4026
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Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy is a mainstream, state-academy, co-educational, non-denominational, secondary school for children aged 11-18. It is situated in Birtley in County Durham and it has 1500 pupils on its roll.

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