Finance Officer, Hampshire

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Alderwood SchoolHampshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade D
Contract term: Permanent

Finance Officer – Grade D 

£16,801-£19,157 (term time only)

35 hours per week - 8.30am – 4pm, Monday – Friday, 30 minute lunch break 

We are seeking to employ a Finance Officer from May 2019 to assist the School Business Manager in providing a high quality financial service to Alderwood School, which is a split site, all-through 4-16 school. The successful candidate will ideally have a strong accounting background and will have at least 2 years experience of working in a similar role in a school or college. 

The School Finance Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

• Processing all orders for all 3 sites.

• Managing petty cash, banking and business credit cards for all 3 sites. 

• Overseeing school trips on Tucasi.

• Monitoring department budgets.

• Invoicing for music tuition, mini bus and room hire. 

Please refer to the role profile for the full range of skills needed and responsibilities of the post.

We have high expectations of all our pupils and provide them with excellent academic and pastoral support. Located in Aldershot, we are 30 miles from London and easily accessible from the A3/A31 and M3. Our pupils enjoy an extensive range of extra-curricular activities and in collaboration with our on-site Leisure Centre we are able to offer a varied evening programme for all age ranges.

Alderwood School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

For an application form please visit our website If you wish to visit our school prior to submitting an application please contact Miss G Yates, PA on 01252 343723 to arrange an appointment.

Closing date: Monday 18th March 2019, 12 noon

Interviews: Monday 25th March 2019

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More about Alderwood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 16 years
Address: Tongham Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU12 4AS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1252 343723