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School Accounts Assistant
  • Employer: Woodford County High School For Girls
  • Reference: WCHSfG/AccAsst
  • Published: Thu 02/09/2021, 10:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 20/09/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week, Hours: 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Salary: £25,137 - £26,520
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Woodford County High School , Essex, Redbridge

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School Accounts Assistant


 Full Time – 36 hours per week (holidays to be taken in school holidays)

Hours: 9.30am  - 5.30pm

LBR 5 (Spine Pt 12 – 15) - Salary range: £25,137 - £26,520


Woodford is an energising and rewarding school in which to work and school life here blends the very new with the very traditional. The atmosphere is vibrant, purposeful and very friendly and the school community is strong, cohesive and valued by its members. 


This will be a varied role which will include:


  • administration of Income and Expenditure for private fund accounts on SIMS FMS system
  • banking and petty cash for all school accounts
  • administration of trips accounts, including currency, insurance claims and refunds
  • administration of all aspects of the School Fund Charity accounts (including covenants, donations, Gift Aid and tax rebate)
  • providing financial reports for Headteacher and Governors
  • preparation and submission of accounts and supporting documentation for annual audit
  • administration of peripatetic music tuition
  • coordinating arrangements for school photographs
  • act as first aider when required


The successful candidate will be dependable, hardworking, calm, flexible, and a committed team person, who will enjoy interacting with our students, visitors and colleagues.


You will also be confident with the use of Microsoft Office, able to remain professional when handling confidential material, be an excellent communicator and ideally, have experience of, FMS and ParentPay and of working in a busy office environment within a school setting.


Further information is available on the school website


Applications can be submitted by post or email ( and must include the completed London Borough of Redbridge application form.  Applications by CV will not be considered.


Closing date for applications Monday 20th September 2021 (9am)

Interviews will be held on Thursday 23rd September 2021


The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.