Finance Officer

Full-time or Part-time/Job Share Considered
Covering a maximum of 37 hours per week term time plus 3 weeks of directed hours
Kent Scheme Salaries 5: equating to £18,704 – £19,702 per annum for full-time
Required from January/February 2023

This post could suit either a full-time or part-time/job share candidate, individual applications are welcomed with an indication of preference for working hours.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Finance Officer who is both enthusiastic and flexible to join a busy, friendly team. The role includes administering the school’s purchase ledger function within FMS together with monitoring, reporting and advising as necessary along with general finance duties. The successful applicant will demonstrate attention to detail and a good level of numeracy. A background in financial administration within a school is preferable and the ability to use financial software is essential.

The postholder is required to work for 41 weeks per year. The postholder will receive a payment in respect of their pro rata entitlement to Annual Leave  appropriate to their grade, Bank Holidays and the KCC concessionary day which is included in the salary above.

Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is a very successful selective girls’ school of 1220 students with a mixed sixth form of approximately 340. Since July 2019 we have been appointed by the Department for Education as a Computer Hub in recognition of the expertise the school has evidenced in Computing Education and will take a lead in training teachers across the south east in the delivery of Computing. The post offers the opportunity to work with intellectually able young
people in a supportive and friendly environment. Staff benefits include strong support for professional development and healthcare scheme.

“Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is an outstanding school” (Ofsted)

Full details and an application pack are available from the school’s website https://www.mggs.org/joining-us/join-our-team/vacancies/

Applicants should complete our application form and email, along with a covering letter, to the Headteacher’s PA, Miss Starns via email: mstarns@mggs.org

Applications welcomed immediately
Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Maidstone Grammar School for Girls reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

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Required From:
January/February 2023

Contract:
Full-time or Part-time/Job Share Considered
Covering a maximum of 37 hours per week term time plus 3 weeks of directed hours
This post could suit either a full-time or pa