Finance Manager

Job Vacancy

Finance Manager

22.5 hours/week, 52 weeks/year, permanent

WPT Band 7 £29,577 – £32,910 (£17,986 – £22,012 pro rata)

As soon as possible

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Wickersley Partnership Trust

22nd February 2021 (noon)

About us

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently
comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across
Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. 

About the role

As Finance Manager, you will be an integral part of the finance team, providing day to day professional management and leadership of financial services for the Trust and working collaboratively with the Senior Finance Manager. Your key roles and responsibilities will include

  • Budget setting, monitoring and financial planning
  • Attending budget meetings with Head Teachers
  • Preparation of the Trust’s monthly and year end accounts
  • Supporting the strategic planning process
  • Ensuring financial practices are fit for purpose and adhere to audit requirements

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with strong financial experience, ideally in a Multi-Academy Trust or other education setting. You will need to have enthusiasm, adaptability and the ability to motivate others.

At Wickersley Partnership Trust pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Completed applications should be returned to hr@wickersleypt.org

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

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Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CV’s, all applicants must complete an application form in full.