Finance Officer, Barking

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Eastbury Community SchoolBarking
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: APT & C Scale 5
Contract term: Permanent

School Finance Officer  

APT & C Scale 5  £22,284 - £24,267 (pro rata) 

35 hours per week term time only 

(+ up to 10 days working during school holidays)  

We are a successful, well ordered and inclusive 3-19 all through school serving an ethnically diverse community.   We have just celebrated excellent public examination results in 2017 with many students achieving top grades at both GCSE and A level. 

Our brand new purpose built primary accommodation opened in September 2016 and our new secondary buildings opened  in January 2017.  

The school is located less than 10 minutes’ walk from Barking tube and mainline station (25 minutes from Fenchurch and Liverpool Street stations) and is easily accessible by road. 

We currently require a finance officer to join our expanding finance office.  The successful candidate primarily be responsible for the management and provision of the day-to-day finance, finance personnel and payroll services, under the supervision of the School Business Manager. 

The finance officer will be required to work for up to 10 days during school holidays including the February half term.   As the school expands it is possible this post may become full time and this will be reviewed after a year in consultation with the successful applicant.  

Experience of working within a local or previous education finance experience is desirable but not essential.  Good communication, keyboard and organisational skills are required.    

For full details of the post and an application form please visit the school website and return the application form to the Headteacher’s PA, Karen Dunnell  The closing date for applications is Friday 22 June.    Interviews will be held on Tuesday 3 July..  

CVs are not acceptable and will not be considered.    Eastbury School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young  people.  We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks including enhanced DBS checks.

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More about Eastbury Community School
Address: Hulse Avenue, Barking, Essex, IG11 9UW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 507 4500