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Finance Assistant

Westcountry Schools Trust (WeST)Plymouth

JOB TITLE: Finance Assistant

SALARY: Devon NJC Grade C SCP 4-6 (£18,933-£19,698 per annum)

LOCATION: Across the Trust (based at Ivybridge Community College currently)

This is an exciting opportunity to join Westcountry Schools Trust, currently employing approximately 2000 staff and growing. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart. Built on an extensive track record of excellence, the Trust combines a range of secondary colleges, primary schools and business units based in a variety of sites across Devon and Cornwall. We are also a stone’s throw from some of the best beaches and countryside in the country.

Westcountry Schools Trust (WeST) are looking to employ a permanent, all year-round Finance Assistant to join our Core Services Team, based at Ivybridge Community College to support Business Units Trust wide. For more information on the Trust, please visit 

This role would suit an individual who is hard-working and looking for their next challenge within the Education sector. 

You will be working in our fast-paced Finance Department as part of our Finance Team providing support to the wider Trust as a whole, undertaking a wide range of tasks. These tasks will be achieved adhering to the Academy Financial Procedures.

For an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Jazmin Knight, Deputy Chief Financial Officer on 01752 691000. 

If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Application forms; full job description and person specification are available from ; completed applications should be submitted to by midday on Monday 20 December. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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