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GEP Academies is a partnership of seven schools in and around the Guildford area with a common vision of collaborating in order to improve outcomes for our children.
About the role:
We have an exciting apprenticeship opportunity to work centrally to support GEP Academies, based at the GEP Academies’ Head Office at George Abbot Secondary School. You will be enthusiastic, committed and eager to develop your career in finance.
You will be gaining employment experience within GEP Academies finance department developing finance skills whist studying for a Level 2/3 apprenticeship programme in Accountancy. You will receive practical on-the-job training and mentoring during your apprenticeship to fully support your learning and progress towards completing your qualification.
You will have an enthusiasm for accounting/finance, be well organised with great attention to detail. You will be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and able to demonstrate a commitment to on-going personal development.
Terms and conditions:
You will work 36 hours per week over 52 weeks of the year (with holiday entitlement). Four days of the week will be spent at GEP Academies Head Office and the fifth day will be spent at college or off the job training, for which you will receive paid time off.
We would be willing to consider more flexible working arrangements. Alternative options include a working pattern over 43 weeks of the year which would be worked 39 weeks of the year during term time and 4 additional weeks out of term time. We would also be open to considering a part time working pattern of less than 36 hours per week, however, this could extend the duration of the apprenticeship course.
The annual salary is £12,000 FTE.
If a working pattern across 43 weeks is agreed, the annual salary will be £11,382 pro rata.
This is a fixed term appointment of between 12 and 18 months to run concurrently with your apprenticeship programme.
To find out more or to apply: Complete the attached application form.
Closing date for applications: 29 July 2020 - 5pm.
Interviews to be held via video link: 5 and 6 August 2020
Guildford Education Partnership (GEP Academies) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.