Posted time September 22, 2021 Location Carterton Job type School

Finance Assistant

Hours:              30 hours per week – over 5 days, Term Time Only

Salary:             G6 Points 8 – 13 (£20,493 to £22,627 pro rata)

 Thank you for your interest in Carterton Community College.  As a member of the support staff, you would play a pivotal role in supporting the school deliver the very best to our pupils.  It is an exciting time to be at Carterton Community College – we are a dynamic and rapidly improving school with a drive for higher standards – we hope that you are interested in joining this happy and purposeful community.  

We are seeking to appoint a skilled and proactive Finance Assistant to support our Finance Manager. This a demanding role which requires a highly organised individual who has the ability to work well under pressure.  Previous experience in using SAP would be preferable however, training will be provided in all relevant accounting packages.  The role will also include occasional receptionist cover and ensuring efficient administration of our school lettings.  

An ability to relate well to young people is an essential requirement and a good standard of education, with a minimum of Grade C in GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of using Microsoft packages and financial software
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • Able to input data correctly paying close attention to detail
  • Able to manage the handling of cash in an appropriate manner
  • Effective communication and organisational skills
  • Professional work ethic
  • Enthusiasm and commitment
  • The ability to work as part of a team

In return we offer candidates: friendly and welcoming students; a culture based on shared values; committed and professional colleagues and good professional development opportunities and support.

Prospective candidates are welcome to visit the school. Further details and an application form can be found on the school’s website or TES website. Only applications completed on the school’s OCC application form or the TES application form can be accepted. OCC application forms must be returned to

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Closing date: Friday 22nd October 2021

Safer Recruitment Statement

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All users are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

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