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Finance Assistant - Part-time

The Skinners’ Kent Academy, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-6916-91S
  • Posted:18/11/2022
  • Pay:£8,655.82-£9,117.29 per annum
  • Start Date:January 2023
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 19 December 2022


We are looking to appoint a Finance Assistant to work with our well established and enthusiastic Trust Finance Team. The role will be based at The Skinners' Kent Academy and would suit candidates who have a keen eye for detail, the ability to work at pace whilst maintaining a high level of customer service for both internal and external customers. The role is 18 hours per week, days worked per week can be discussed at interview.

The Skinners’ Kent Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and satisfactory employment references.

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

Information about the school

The Skinners’ Kent Academy is a co-educational, non-denominational secondary school for children aged 11-18 with around 1,100 students currently on its role. Located in Tunbridge Wells, the Academy is a non-selective school in a local authority that operates a selective system.

The Skinners’ Kent Academy opened in 2009 and occupies a £21.4 million facility. In its 2016 inspection The Academy was rated “Outstanding” by Ofsted.

The Academy is part of the Skinners’ family of schools who are supported by The Skinners’ Company, one of the 12 great livery companies in the City of London.

Values and vision:

The secondary school was founded on principles of high standards and high aspirations. It aims to be a emotionally enriching place with a culture of active participation.

Teachers seek to create, develop and maintain an education that provides opportunities for success for all. The Skinners’ Kent Academy aims to celebrate the achievement of everyone, in all aspects of life.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:HR Department
  • Address:The Skinners’ Kent Academy, Blackhurst Lane, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4PY
  • Telephone: 01892 534377
  • Email: hr@skinnerskentacademy.org.uk

Fax: 01892 516203

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.