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Finance Officer x2
  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Reference: External - Wade Deacon Trust
  • Published: Thu 23/09/2021, 13:10 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/10/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
  • Salary: £25,481 - £27,041 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Wade Deacon High School, Cheshire

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Finance Officer x2

Finance Officer

2 posts – one at each school

NJC Grade 6 (£25,481 to £27,041)

Full time, whole year

To start: ASAP


We are seeking two Finance Officers to join our Trust, one working at Halewood Academy and one at Wade Deacon High School. The successful candidates must be able to demonstrate financial acumen, good organisational skills with excellent attention to detail, and be confident communicators.

As our Finance Officer you'll assist in efficiently processing orders, invoices, deliveries, income, petty cash, chase debtors and undertake other finance administration, as directed by the School Business Managers.  

If you have excellent organisational skills, good communication skills both verbal and written, have the ability to set and maintain high standards and initiate and adapt to change we would like to hear from you. Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate experience of cash handling and have knowledge of financial regulations.  Experience of a computerised finance system and working in an education establishment is desirable.

We will offer support and training to help you excel in this role. Ours schools are supportive and rewarding places to work. We can offer the successful candidates an opportunity to work with highly trained and supportive staff, as well as a commitment to professional development.  A comprehensive programme of CPD supports colleagues at all career stages; we provide excellent career opportunities for our staff. Colleagues seeking a varied, challenging and rewarding career can find this in the Wade Deacon family.

The Wade Deacon Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory medical clearance.  

Application form and further details are available via the Trust website;

Closing Date: Monday, 4th October at 9am.