Finance Officer - St Kevin's Catholic Primary School, GEEBUNG, Officer

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Date posted:
Start date: June 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term:

The successful applicant will:

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • currently hold or be eligible to hold a Paid Employee Positive Notice Blue Card; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

St Kevin's Catholic Primary School, Geebung is seeking a part-time Finance Officer for 27.5 hours per week, to be worked over four or five days. The Finance Officer assists the Principal and School Leadership Team in a wide variety of administrative and financial tasks to support the financial operations of the School. Brisbane Catholic Education requirements and Government legislation mean it is necessary to produce accurate financial figures to meet set deadlines. Reporting to and under the direction of the Principal, the Finance Officer role coordinates the financial administration activities and provides key support to ensure the school delivers on these deadlines through the role’s interaction with staff and members of the school community. The successful applicant will show initiative, be able to work as a member of a team, be a skilful negotiator and be able to liaise with the school’s clients with empathy. The applicant will be highly organised and be able to demonstrate sound judgement and discretion. Experience with the BCE finance system AX Dynamics is essential.

St Kevins is a Catholic primary school of 288 students. We are an inclusive school community with a comprehensive curriculum. St Kevins vision and mission emphasise the gospel values of Jesus evident in our positioning statement: Success, Values and Community. Our school focuses on assisting students to reach their full academic potential, develop Christian faith and acquire social confidence and responsibility. In our school, families become part of a community which seeks positive Christian values for their children. It is a place where lasting friendships are established.

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Estimated Start Date:
  Commencing June 2019

Position Tenure:   Continuing

Weeks Worked:  School term weeks - plus additional hours/weeks as negotiated

Tenure Duration (If Fixed Term):  

Total Paid Hours (per wk) & Days Required:   27.5 hours per week - this can be completed over four or five days.

Salary Level, Range or Hourly Rate:   Level 5

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement 2015-2019

This position involves working with children.  The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with the law.

Contact Person:
  David Isbester

Contact Telephone Number:   32656511

Contact Email:

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