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St Alban's Catholic High School
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£25,295 to £32,878 pa
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Full Time
Closing date:
23 August 2019 12:00 PM
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37 hpw, 52 weeks per year.

Part-time and flexible working considered.

St Alban’s Catholic High School is an Academy within Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Trust with approximately 1,000 students including Sixth Form.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and innovative Finance Manager to help the Academy and Trust progress and improve.

The role will support the Headteacher and Trust Chief Financial Officer in managing the day-to-day finances of the Academy with some work across other Trust schools.

The primary role of the candidate will be to ensure that management and financial accounting activities and contract administration are completed on a timely basis and in an efficient manner.

The Trust itself is an establishing multi-academy trust currently running 1 secondary and 4 primary schools, with a Diocesan plan that will increase the Trust to 11 schools across Suffolk and Cambridgeshire (2 secondary schools and 9 primary schools) over the next 18 months.

We are looking for a talented, experienced and enthusiastic professional to help drive forward the Trust's core financial plan and activities.

You will:

  • be committed to a value for money approach which supports the progress of our students
  • have a strong commitment to helping all our students succeed
  • be innovative and inspirational to colleagues, students and our community.

Although this is a full time position, we would consider more flexible working arrangements for the right candidate.

The post will be based at St Alban's but may involve some working in different locations across Suffolk and the post holder must be willing and able to travel.

For further details, please contact Kim Abson, PA to the Headteacher, via email: or Matt Baker, Headteacher, via email: 

To apply please visit our website:

Please do not send a CV in place of an application form, it will not be accepted.

Interview date: w/c 26 August 2019.

NB: Applications may be considered whilst the post is being advertised. We reserve the right to close the advert earlier than the stated deadline.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.

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