Finance Manager, Bolton

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Sharples SchoolBolton

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 7 [29-33] Actual Salary £23,048 - £26,043 - 37 Hrs per week Term Time plus 10 days
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Secondary School of the Year – Bolton News

Progress 8 score 0.44

‘This is a good school’ – Ofsted

Do you want to be part of the Sharples’ success story?

Sharples School Multi-Academy is an 11-16 mixed Academy with 951 pupils on roll, situated in the North of Bolton in pleasant surroundings.   The school provides stimulating and innovative opportunities for learning, transforming the aspirations and educational outcomes for all students and the local community.  Sharples was judged ‘Good’ at its last inspection in 2013, with areas of outstanding practice.  

Governors are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and experienced individual, with a proven track record in finance, who has the ability to operate, organise and supervise financial systems within the school and contribute to the planning, development and monitoring of financial support under the direction of the Director of Business & Finance.  The successful candidate will join a school community in which student achievement continues to grow under strong leadership.  If you share our vision and commitment to education and progress then we would like to hear from you.

Experience in school financial management systems would be an advantage as would a professional accounting qualification.

Application Process

If you think you have the experience and knowledge to fulfil this role then please submit an application using the school application form.  Your application should be accompanied by a letter/supporting statement which should be no longer than two sides of A4 paper addressing the criteria laid down in the person specification and job description.  

Applications should be submitted by e-mail to:  no later than 9.00 am on Monday, 21 January 2019.

Further information about the school can be obtained from our website 

Sharples School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

Pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the disclosure and barring service.

The school operates the local authority no smoking policy and is a no smoking site

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More about Sharples School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hill Cot Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 8SN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 333253
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