Payroll Officer (Part time, 3 days per week)

River Learning TrustOxfordshire

(Part Time c. 3 days per week)

River Learning Trust

Salary range: £24,982 - £27,741 FTE

based in Kidlington, North Oxford (OX5 2NT)

Come and be a part of our growing, committed and successful Central Team 

supporting schools in the River Learning Trust (RLT). 

We are looking for an engaging, motivated and pragmatic payroll officer to come and join our team.  This is a new role within the central HR team supporting schools across our Trust to provide the best possible outcomes for all pupils. This busy, varied and interesting role will suit someone with previous payroll experience and strong numeracy and excel skills; previous knowledge of schools payroll would be an advantage. Please note this role will be home based initially, due to the current restrictions in place. 

River Learning Trust, is a vibrant, successful and growing Multi-Academy Trust (MAT).  We are responsible for a number of secondary schools, primary schools, and a SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) provider and are in discussions with a number of schools who are keen to join our Trust.  More details about the Trust can be found on our website: 

The River Learning Trust can offer candidates exceptional opportunities for professional and personal development. We pride ourselves on supporting staff to be highly successful, recognising that success comes in a wide variety of ways, growing a culture of continuous improvement where we look to provide the best possible educational experience for all our pupils.

To find out more about our schools and for further information about the post please visit our website or to arrange an informal chat with our Payroll Manager, Rachael Woolhead, please call our central office on 01865 558727. 

To apply for this post please use the online application form through the TES portal ensuring that within the section entitled Supporting Statement you demonstrate how you meet the requirements within the Person Specification as well as providing an outline as to why you have applied for this post, with examples of how your career thus far has prepared you for this role.

River Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism.  All staff are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The River Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a range of backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our schools’ community.

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River Learning Trust


River Learning Trust
c/o The Cherwell SchoolMarston Ferry RoadOxfordOxfordshireOX2 7EEUnited Kingdom
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