Bristol Grade 9 £25,481 - £27,741 pro rata per annum
(Term time only 22.5 hpw actual salary = £13,491- £15,011 per annum)
Start Date: Tuesday 1st February, 2022
Contract type: Permanent Term Time Only
Hours: 22.5 h.p.w (8:00 to 16:30 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (half hour lunch)
Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children’s Centre is located in Horfield, Bristol and serves a rich, diverse local community. We provide high quality Early Years education for children aged 2–4 years, and a comprehensive range of family support services for the local community. We are a friendly, professional, supportive team who are committed to achieving the highest standards for our children and families.
We should like to appoint an efficient, highly motivated and organised Bursar, ideally with a Level 4 Business Management or finance qualification and/or experience of working in a school to lead our administration team. Prior experience of working in a financial role with experience of setting and monitoring budgets is essential together with excellent organisational and IT skills. Experience of working with Word, Excel, and a SMS. The role may suit someone already working in a financial role within a school who would like to progress to Bursar. The successful candidate will have responsibility for:
- The operation and management of the school’s finances and budget
- Managing the provision of effective HR processes including the recruitment cycle
- The management and development of the school premises and GDPR
- Line management of 4 staff
- An excellent communicator who is fully supportive of our values
- Highly organised and flexible and responsive to change
- Strategic in their thinking and able to meet deadlines in pressured situations
- Ability to manage a team of skilled people and systems
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and professional individual who is prepared to work hard and respond positively to the challenges of day to day school life, with the enthusiasm and drive to continue and develop the provision of outstanding support services for pupils, staff and stakeholders across the community.
In return we can offer supportive governors and team with a commitment to professional development
Closing Date: Friday 3rd December 2021
Interview Date: Tuesday 7th December 2021
Welfare of children is our first priority and our recruitment procedures include the gathering of information about candidates and their suitability to work with young people. All appointments will be subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check, Independent Safeguarding Authority Registration, and proof of the Right to Work in the UK and completion of a Criminal Record Self Declaration Form (this will be required at the time of interview).
Please contact the school office by e-mail if you require any further information, thank you
Filton Avenue Nursery School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.
An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.