Grace Academy Solihull is seeking to appoint a well-motivated and proactive person to fulfil the role of Finance Manager.
Do you want to work in a significantly oversubscribed, Ofsted rated Good school on a rapid journey to Outstanding, recognised as the most improved Academy in the country- Sutton Trust 2018- that is "A place where pupils and staff feel valued and proud to be part of the school community" OFSTED 2017
The successful candidate will be a flexible and professional individual with the ability to work with Academy staff, students and parents to provide an efficient financial support and leadership in a busy Academy environment. We are looking for an outstanding candidate with high standards who is well-motivated, dynamic and possesses an imaginative approach to their delivery. You will need to be a team player and be prepared go the extra mile to support our students and staff.
We are looking for an experienced Finance Manager to provide comprehensive accounting support to the School Business Manager in managing the finance function, maintaining financial controls and providing monthly reports and returns.
The successful candidate will have previous experience running a busy accounting office and be able to prioritise effectively, work under pressure and provide an excellent finance service to the academy.
Experience of the education sector is desirable though not necessary. Training opportunities will be available to the successful candidate if desired/required.
We would be looking for the successful candidate to start the role as soon as possible.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory check supplied by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.
For more information regarding the role, please contact the School Business Manager - Amy Ball 0121 329 4600 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Grace Academy Solihull
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 19 years