Finance Support Assistant - Part time, Milton Keynes

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Sir Herbert Leon AcademyMilton Keynes

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £19,446 - £23,111 per annum pro rata, £9,340 - £11,100 actual salary
Contract term: Fixed Term

20 hours per week, 41 weeks per year

£19,446 - £23,111 per annum pro rata,  £9,340 - £11,100 actual salary

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and highly motivated Finance Support Assistant to work closely with our Finance Manager supporting with Finance and Payroll functions. 

You will:

  • Have previous experience of working within a finance role
  • Have knowledge / experience of payroll / pensions administration
  • Be highly organised with the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines  

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual wishing to work part-time hours.

Sir Herbert Leon Academy opened in September 2012 and is part of Academies Enterprise Trust, the largest nationwide, multi-academy sponsor in the country.  We firmly believe that all young people deserve to become world class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a world class educational environment, which has the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up to date resources available to them.

We started the new academic year strongly following our best set of results in 4 years. We have increased our Basics measure of English & Maths GCSE grade 4+ with a Progress 8 score of -0.06 that’s a real school improvement and we have seen a significant increase in the number of students staying with us into sixth form.

After a period of instability at the Academy we are pleased to say that our journey of improvement is well underway.  We have been joined by some outstanding teachers who will help us ensure that our Year 11 and sixth form students achieve even better results in 2018. We are committed to providing a well-rounded curriculum, inspiring and effective teaching, supportive structures and a positive environment for our learners.

f you share our vision and values then we would be very excited to hear from you.

As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be entitled to the following benefits: pension scheme, a health cash plan and childcare vouchers.

This is a fixed-term position until 31 December 2018.

This position is required to commence September 2018.

Closing date: Friday 22 June 2018.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s. To apply, please click on the 'quick apply' button.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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More about Sir Herbert Leon Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Fern Grove, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK2 3HQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1908 624720
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