Finance Manager - Part-time

Pay: KR9 (£30,034 FTE)

Find out more about this role by reading the information below, then apply to be considered.

Start Date: Immediate

25 - 32 hours per week - to be agreed with successful candidate

Term Time + 4 weeks

We are seeking to appoint a Finance Manager to manage the school's finance systems including ensuring that all orders, invoices and payments are processed in accordance with the school's procedures.

You will be responsible for financial and business management; management systems and IT. You will work with others in the team to continually improve systems and processes within the support team to ensure that the academy runs smoothly and efficiently. We are seeking someone who is professional, flexible, with excellent written and oral communication skills and good IT skills.

We offer:

  • A commitment to CPD for all
  • Supportive staff and governors
  • Enthusiastic and friendly children
  • A real opportunity to make a difference.

We usually offer and welcome the opportunity for applicants to visit our academy in advance of any application. However, in these unprecedented times, we would ask that you contact Katie Climo if you would like to discuss this role in more detail.

Initial applications should be made via the application form below and emailed to Katie Climo at the email above. CVs will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Wednesday 20th October 2021 at 12:00

Interviews to be held: W/B 1st November

Information about the school

Temple Grove Academy is located in Tunbridge Wells and occupies a large site with extensive indoor and outdoor space. It is the first academy within Temple Grove Academy Trust. We currently have 238 children on roll in our pre-school Nursery, Foundation Stage, KS1 and KS2 departments.

Temple Grove Academy's vision is to provide its pupils with an outstanding education and to enable them to enjoy a richly diverse curriculum, which will inspire every child to develop his or her individual potential. The academy makes use of its outdoor space to offer Forest School activities to pupils.

All Academy staff will be encouraged to develop their professional expertise and to build commitment to our central belief - that we should put all of our children first.

Temple Grove Academy was rated a Good School in all 5 areas in its latest Ofsted Inspection.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.