Finance Administator - Clarendon Academy

Reference Number: CLA23

Clarendon Academy is seeking to appoint a Finance Administrator, on a temporary fixed term (six months) contract, to join our friendly team.

Contract: Temporary fixed term for 6 months

Pay: £9.94 per hour

Hours: 20 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time only)

Required: September 2019

Closing date: 2nd September 2019 @12 noon Interviews: w/beg TBC

Clarendon Academy is an exciting place to work. We are a thriving co-educational 11-18 comprehensive academy within the Acorn Education Trust. Working within the Trust provides support and career opportunities for progression. We are based in the large town of Trowbridge, in easy commuter distance from Bath. We pride ourselves on being a centre of excellence and a place where young, enthusiastic children enter in Year 7 and leave us at the end of Year 13 as fully rounded young adults.

Roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Day to day administration of purchasing for the Clarendon Academy

We would like to hear from you if you:

  • Have achieved grade C, or above, in 5 GCSE subjects, including Maths and English
  • Preferably, have an accounting qualification or have accountancy experience
  • Have experience of working in a busy office environment
  • Are extremely well presented and articulate, with good communication skills
  • Have sound ICT skills, including fast and accurate keyboard skills (preferably with typing skills)
  • Have superb attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Are self-motivated, dedicated and consistent
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work with a variety of staff, students and parents
  • Are a really strong team player and a flexible attitude

For more information and to apply please see the attached documents and application form.  Please return completed application form to

Clarendon Academy, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.We are an equal opportunities employer.

Salary: £9.94 per hour

Closing date for applications: 2 September 2019, 12.00pm

Interview Date: 30 November -0001