Trust Finance Director (maternity cover), Manchester, M22 9RH

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Altius TrustManchester, M22 9RH

Date posted:
Start date: July 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership scale L11 to L15 (GBP50,476 to GBP55,600 depending on experience)
Contract term: Maternity Cover

The Altius Trust is seeking to appoint an experienced Trust Finance Director for a one year maternity cover, based at our award winning school, Manchester Enterprise Academy.  The role will see you leading the Finance function to deliver an effective and high quality service across our Trust. 

This exciting and challenging role will work across the Trust and the successful candidate will collaborate with the Trust Directors Board and leadership peers to drive financial benefit to the Trust, develop and maintain the provision of high quality financial information to users, as well as ensure effective financial control across the Trust.  

The Altius Trust is a multi-academy educational trust with an ongoing commitment to opening and running academies with a high level of achievement in the Manchester area. Our Trust Partners include some of the most successful and innovative companies in the UK, all of whom have a strong commitment to Manchester. Their involvement in the Trust underlines their commitment to developing the young people of the city, and their recognition that to recruit excellent leaders from local families they have to be committed to their development prior to them becoming employees.

Our flagship school, Manchester Enterprise Academy (MEA) in Wythenshawe, was winner of Secondary School of the Year (2015-16) and Healthy Living Award (2016-17) at the MEN Schools Awards, as well as being shortlisted for a national TES award in the category of ‘Community Collaboration’ for our mentoring project with Lloyds Banking Group. MEA was described in a glowing 2015 Ofsted report as ‘A vibrant community that treats you like family (and) a good school that has improved students’ achievement significantly year on year’. 

MEA Central opened to 210 Year 7 students in September 2017 and will grow year on year until we are full in 2022. We are defined by our mission, ‘A Fantastic Future for All', we care about helping students to be their best and know the only way to do this is through academic achievement, character development and strong pastoral support. 

As a Trust, we are committed to recruiting talented and passionate staff who are central to all of our achievements and are the driving force behind our dedication to provide a “Fantastic Future for All”.  Ofsted stated, “Staff are extremely positive about all aspects of the school and are making a substantial difference to the lives of the young people.” 

Please find attached the Job Description and further information is available below about our Trust, MEA and MEA Central. Please apply through TES. Please note we do not accept CVs and references will be applied for at the shortlisting stage.    

Closing date for applications is 5.00pm on 29 April 2018. Interviews will be held on 4 May 2018 and the role will be to start in July 2018.

We are an equal opportunities employer.   

The Altius Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful appointments are subject to receiving satisfactory employment checks including references and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.      



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Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: C/o Manchester Enterprise Academy, Simonsway, Manchester, Lancashire, M22 9RH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 499 2726
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