To start as soon as possible
Sands is a very small independent secondary day school located in the town of Ashburton in the southern edge of the Dartmoor National Park in Devon. We offer genuinely child-centred teaching in small classes within a democratic ethos that fosters trust, mutual respect and self-directed learning.
We are looking for an experienced Finance Administrator and Bookkeeper to join the School’s Administration Team. The Administration team are responsible for managing all aspects of day to day running of the school except Teaching and Learning, and are supported by the School Secretary. The new Finance Administrator would be primarily responsible for Financial Management whilst also taking on some further other areas of responsibility. Experience of financial management and accounting is essential as is excellent IT skills and the ability to work effectively in a non-hierarchical environment. Experience of school administration/management would also be advantageous.
The role is expected to be part-time, 4 days per week, but with scope for flexibility. Salary is £32,400 PA pro-rata.
Sands School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. A DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required for this post.
For further details of the post please see the Job Description. For a general introduction to Sands School please visit our website www.sands-school.co.uk
01364 653 666