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Leighton Primary School


We are currently have the following vacancy.

Position: Finance Assistant

Application Closing Date:  9am on the 23rd August 2020

Interview Date: 26th August 2020

Position Start Date: as soon as possible

Employment Type: Permanent 20 hours a week, 38 weeks a year (hours to be split over 5 mornings a week).

Salary: pay scale grade 3, point 5-6. £7614.84-£7767.19 (actual amount).

Headteacher: Emma Ward

We are looking for a Finance Assistant to join our busy office team. You will work independently to manage school dinners, reconcile all money into the school, organise and administer trips and coach bookings and process pupil data.

The successful candidate will have:

- experience of working in a busy office/finance environment

- have an interest in developing a career in school finance

- a knowledge of finance and accountancy

- the ability to remain calm under pressure, multitask, be adaptable to change and proactive

- knowledge and experience of using excel and word

We can offer you a happy, friendly working environment where staff are supported to develop professionally.

All applications must include a CV and completion of the school application form. Applicants will be contacted by e-mail if they are successful in obtaining an interview. Please include an up to date email address on your application form.

Please contact Charlotte Neville (PA to the Headteacher) to find out more information.

For further information about our school and to download an application pack please visit our website:

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

Appointments are subject to DBS clearance check and 2 positive references.