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Senior Accounts Assistant - Full-time

St Lawrence College Senior and Junior School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-6010-31S
  • Posted:27/01/2022
  • Pay:SLC Support Staff Pay Range
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:10/02/2022 at 14:00
  • Interviews:TBC


St Lawrence College is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Accounts Assistant for our busy Finance Department.  

We are a small team who manage the finances of the School including fee management, processing supplier invoices and orders, reconciling bank accounts, managing departmental budgets and processing monthly payroll.


Minimum 5 years experience working in busy Finance department

Experience of running payroll

Organised with an ability to prioritise tasks

Professional persona

Experienced user of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Experience of various accounting software packages

Diligent with the ability to meet deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy

Good written and verbal communication skills



AAT qualification


What we offer: A competitive salary and generous benefits package which includes a stakeholder pension (Scottish Widows); healthcare (Benenden Health) (following qualification periods); employee assistance programme and use of school facilities such as the gym and canteen for lunch; there is on-site parking and a staff fee remission for pupils attending the College.

Closing date: 10 February 2022

Application Forms and Job Description for this role are available on our website www.slcuk.com (Employment) and should be sent via email to the HR Manager at hr@slcuk.com

St Lawrence College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo Child Protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Information about the school

St Lawrence College is a leading co-educational HMC school educating 650 pupils from the ages of 3 to 18. Located in Ramsgate within easy walking distance of the sea, the College is set in a spacious campus housing day and boarding pupils from both local and international families. The College was founded in 1879 with the purpose of combining a careful religious training with a sound, liberal education. Today the College remains true to its founders’ vision maintaining a strong Christian ethos and supportive familial community, whilst having evolved to meet the demanding needs of a changing world.

St Lawrence College is known for ensuring pupils attain their best academically whilst also being prepared to be self-aware citizens in a global society. The College is Kent's only High Performance Learning World Class School, one of only 14 schools globally to achieve this coveted accolade. The College’s excellent facilities inspire a culture of creative learning, whilst the St Lawrence heritage and traditions provide a rich and tangible ethos for the whole community. The College community has at its heart a thriving international boarding department and is big enough to provide a wide range of opportunities, and small enough to offer bespoke care and learning for a diverse range of pupils.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Debbie Myers, HR Manager
  • Address:College Road, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 7AE
  • Telephone: 01843 572882
  • Email: hr@slcuk.com
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).