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Finance Lead - Part-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-41-S
  • Posted:09/05/2019
  • Pay:Bexley 14.1
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:20/05/2019 at 10:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 23rd May 2019


The Primary First Trust currently consists of eight primary schools in Bexley, Kent and Medway who work in close partnership together.  From the outset the commitment of our organisation has been to ensure we can meet our school improvement priorities.  The upward trajectory of the results in all of our schools shows we have achieved this.

The Finance Lead will join this friendly and dynamic team, ensuring the efficient running of all finance processes and systems within our schools.

The position requires excellent interpersonal skills including attention to detail and forward planning. The ability to work in collaboration with a variety of Senior Leadership Teams and to prioritise work load of the finance department.

We are ideally seeking someone who has:

  • An appropriate financial qualification or significant experience in this field.
  • Experience in finance, business and administrative management within a school.
  • Setting and monitoring budgets.
  • Planning and organisational skills to meet deadlines.
  • The ability to work flexibly.
  • Strong influencing skills.

An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk by 10am, Monday 20th May 2019

Interview date: Thursday 23rd May 2019

Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

References will be taken up for those shortlisted prior to interview.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

The Trust is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

Information about the trust

The Primary First Trust is a dedicated team of primary based school improvement professionals.

The fabric of our organisation is a profound understanding of primary schools and an individual understanding of their contextual needs.

The Primary First Trust is a growing group of self- supporting primary schools ranging from Outstanding to Special Measures. All schools within the Trust are committed to improving the life chances of every child with whom they work. When schools join The Primary First Trust they work with us on achieving our aims in a mutually supportive framework.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.