We would like to appoint a Finance Assistant to work as part of the wider office team, to cover a period of maternity leave. The successful candidate will carry out the day to day operation of all the school’s financial transactions ensuring that the principles of best value are applied at all times. To ensure that the school’s resources are supplied in a timely manner to support student progress and school improvement and that all transactions are carried out in accordance with the school’s finance policy and comply with audit recommendations.
The successful candidate will need to be highly-organised with the ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines, with meticulous attention to detail. You will possess excellent communication and ICT skills, and have the ability to multi-task in this busy and vibrant school environment. A knowledge of school finance systems would be an advantage but is not essential.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to satisfactory enhanced status checks from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
The hours of work are 36 hours per week Monday to Thursday 8.00am to 4.00pm and Friday 8.00am to 3.45pm, term time only.
Completed applications should be returned by 9 am on Monday 16th July 2018.