We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Finance Officer with an educational background to join our small friendly team. You will be responsible for managing and maintaining the overall financial and administrative organisation within the office, including overseeing the work of a small team.
The post holder will support and work closely with the Business Manager in providing a high level financial and administrative service to the school and its stakeholders.
You will need to be proactive in providing management information and be an effective communicator; take ownership of new and ongoing projects and have excellent attention to detail. The successful candidate will be professional in their approach, show discretion and confidentiality, be self- motivated, able to problem solve effectively and work on their own initiative.
The salary scale is the Local Authority's Grade 7 (£22,401 - £25,463 per annum). This position is term time plus one week, details of which will be discussed at interview.
King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 with recognition of outstanding practice and high expectations. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.
For further information and all the documents you will need to make an application, please visit our website at: http://www.keslichfield.org.uk/?page_id=339 or email: email@example.com or telephone us on 01543 255714.
Closing date: Monday 24 September 2018 – 12 noon
Interviews: Monday 1 October 2018
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure & Barring Service (Formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose all criminal convictions.