Finance Officer, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring soon

The GORSE Academies TrustLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: SO1 SCP 23-25 (£26,999-£28,785 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Required September 2019

Finance Officer 

Grade: SO1 SCP 23-25 (£26,999-£28,785 pro rata) 

Hours: 37 hours per week (term time only + 5 days) 

Actual starting salary: £23,192

This role is subject to a 6-month probationary period.

The GORSE Academies Trust seek to employ an experienced and highly capable Finance Officer to assist in the day to day operations of the business, ensuring that financial information is timely and accurate. 

The GORSE Academies Trust is an Outstanding education provider in Leeds that serves over 9,000 students in its four primary academies, five secondary academies, sixth form college and alternative provision academy.

Excited by this unique challenge?  We would love to hear from you. 

An Application Pack is available to download direct from our website at, by email to or by telephoning 0113  4685972 

CVs are not accepted. 

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 27 August 2019 (noon) 

Interviews to take place on: Tuesday 3 September 2019 

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TGAT Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders 2018 

The GORSE Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure. We promote diversity and aim to establish a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.

All staff are required to undertake mandatory Child Protection Training shortly after taking up post.

More about The GORSE Academies Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Central Office (Accounts, Finance and HR), C/o Bruntcliffe Academy, Bruntcliffe Lane, Morley, Leeds, LS27 0LZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 487 8888

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