Finance & HR Administration Officer, Leeds

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The Stephen Longfellow AcademyLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: October 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: C1 (TTO + 10 days)
Contract term: Permanent

Finance & HR Administration Officer 

Location: Leeds 

Start:   October 2017

Salary:  C1 (TTO + 10 days)

Hours of work: 37 

Actual salary: £18,045- £19,789

The post is subject to the successful applicant completing a 6 month probationary period.

The successful candidate will provide a first class service for the academy reporting directly to the Principal’s PA. They will provide a range of administrative support on financial and personnel matters, taking a lead role in ensuring the integrity of the academy’s financial management systems, making best use of resources through effective forward planning and budget monitoring and reporting.

The ability to work independently and with initiative is essential, as are the skills required to be a successful team player in a fast-paced environment. A positive outlook, and the ability to work under pressure with an appreciation of confidentiality is very important. 

An Application Pack (including Job Description and Person Specification) is available to download from The GORSE Academies Trust website (, by email to If you would like to know more about The Stephen Longfellow Academy, please visit our website at 

CV’s not accepted

Closing date:  Tuesday 17 October 2017 (12 noon)

Interviews: Thursday 19 October 2017

The Stephen Longfellow Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information about the Academy visit the website 

The Stephen Longfellow Academy is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Stephen Longfellow Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 16 years
Address: C/o Bruntcliffe Academy, Bruntcliffe Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 0LZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 468 5999

The Stephen Longfellow Academy is named in honour of a colleague who worked across many schools in the Leeds city region and established an outstanding reputation as a man who cared deeply about the most vulnerable and most challenging pupils in our ...