Kingston Educational Trust seeks an ambitious and experienced Finance Manager to work with the Chief Operating Officer to provide an efficient and accurate finance service to all school stakeholders across the Trust.
We invite applications from candidates with the following attributes for this role:
- Previous finance/accounting and administration experience;
- Experience of working in a school of similar establishment;
- Previous experience in computerised finance, pay, personnel and administrative systems;
- Ability to lead and manage a small team.
We are looking for a candidate who will assist in ensuring that, as the trust develops, we remain true to the core values of the Trust of excellence in all that we do, educating the whole child and being fully integrated in and responsive to the needs of our local community. You will join us at an exciting stage in our development. KET has been granted Multi Academy Status and we are looking to welcoming Fern Hill Primary to our trust in January 2022.
Recruitment and development of exceptional staff is a top priority for us at KET. Our team comprises of committed professionals who are invested in the process of ensuring our pupils achieve to the very best of their abilities. We understand that our drive to build exceptional schools within the trust relies upon our ability to recruit a fantastic team of staff and offer them excellent opportunities for professional development.
Our selection procedure will aim to identify with rigour whether the candidate fulfills the requirements of the post and will include the consideration of the candidate’s suitability to work with children and young people. The process will include:
- Carrying out a finance related in-tray exercise;
- Interview with Chief Operating Officer and Head Teacher
We look forward to receiving your application.