Founded in 1883, Bromley High School is one of 26 schools of The Girls’ Day School Trust occupying a 25 acre parkland site in leafy Bickley, in Kent. It is a selective independent school for girls aged four to eighteen years with 860 pupils aged 4 to 18. The school moved to its current site in the early 1980s and enjoys excellent resources for teaching and learning in all curriculum areas including extensive sports facilities.
The Director of Finance and Operations (DFO) is a key member of the senior leadership team and, alongside the Head, will oversee all long-term strategic development and planning for the whole school. S/He will have responsibility for all non-teaching aspects of the school including: finance and accounting, estate management, administration, catering and cleaning, health and safety and HR. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a committed and dedicated team within one of the GDST’s most successful schools.
Ideal candidates will be educated to degree level and have proven budgetary expertise and financial acumen. They will also be able to show a successful track record of senior management experience, to include strategic planning, financial management and project control. Candidates should also show an interest in education and an enthusiasm for getting involved in the life of the school.
For further information about the role and details of how to apply, please refer to our advisors, Saxton Bampfylde Ltd, at www.saxbam.com/jobs (reference FGDP) or email David Munns at FGDP@saxbam.com. Alternatively, please telephone on +44 (0)20 7227 0890.
Applications should be received by noon on Monday 12th December 2016.