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Trust Finance Officer - Full-time

Aylesford School, Aylesford

  • Ref:KCC886-5410-594S
  • Posted:04/06/2024
  • Pay:KR5 (£20,236-£24,040; dependent on weeks worked)
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:16/06/2024 at 23:45
  • Interviews:As Arranged


The Character Education Trust (Wrotham and Aylesford School) are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented person to join our finance team. Based primarily at Wrotham, this is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to begin their career in finance within a supportive and fast-growing environment. 

Working across both Schools within the Trust, under the guidance and support of both a Senior Finance Officer and a Finance Director, the successful candidate will be supporting the important and critical work that finance does that underpins the success of the School environment.

The succesful candidate will be able to demontrate strong character, be able to work well to deadlines, be self-motivated and able to take direction. 

Previous experience of working within finance is not essential, as full training will be given. All we ask is the candidate has an open-mind, a willingness to learn new things, and be able to communicate effectively.

A full UK driving License will need to be held by the candidate as this role will involve movement between the two schools currently in our Trust 

*PLEASE NOTE; This role will be based at WROTHAM SCHOOL (TN15 7RD) but may involve work at Aylesford School

Information about the school

Aylesford School is an inclusive school where every child, regardless of ability and background can fulfil their dreams and aspirations. We achieved a Good Ofsted result, however, we are working on becoming an outstanding school going forward.

Aylesford School forms part of the Character Education Trust, currently a 2 Academy Trust that aims to provide students with high quality academic and ‘Character Education’. Our vision is to support and encourage the students within our Trust to develop good character; to be confident and kind; to have integrity; to respect difference and to make a positive contribution to the community around them. A link to our website for more information can be found here https://www.charactereducationtrust.org/

Our support staff play a vital role in enabling our teachers to deliver our high quality academia, therefore the post holder needs to be confident and enthusiastic in the want to help the school achieve success

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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 Education.