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Finance Assistant

Nottingham Academy
Location: Nottinghamshire | Job type: Permanent | Salary: £17,419 - £20,138 per annum fte (please see full advert for details of the pro rata amount)

This is a great opportunity for a supportive Finance Assistant to join the team at the Nottingham Academy, Greenwood Road.

Ref: 17-18/NAG/016
37 hours per week, Term Time Only (41 weeks)
£17,419 - £20,138 per annum (£15,961 – £18,453 pro-rata)

Part time role also available

Ref: 17-18/NAG/020
 22.5 hours per week, term time only (41 weeks)
£9,707 - £11,222 pro rata

Closing date: 24 January 2018 at midnight

This is a great opportunity for a supportive Finance Assistant to join the team at the Nottingham Academy, Greenwood Road.

The role requires someone who has strong knowledge of a finance function and of processing various financial transactions. The duties of the role include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assisting the Finance department with ordering, stock control and record keeping;
  • Banking monies;
  • Maintain accurate and systematic filing systems for all financial records;
  • Create reports;
  • Process invoices and other income.

You will possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work accurately under pressure.  You will also be a strong team player with good organisational skills and the ability to use their own initiative to solve problems. Experience in a similar role would be advantageous

The Nottingham Academy is a multi-site academy with new and refurbished buildings, offering pupils and staff an outstanding learning environment. Each site is led by a Head of School in conjunction with the Lead Principal, Ged Rae. It feels calm and orderly and has an atmosphere focused on learning. 

The academy is part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT) which is a not for profit educational charity, committed to improving the outcomes for its pupils. All GAT employees receive bespoke CPD offerings from the Learning Alliance, opportunity for career progression, generous holiday allowance and access to a competitive pension scheme.

These roles are term time only (41 weeks) therefore this is reflected in the pro rata salary.

Please specify in your application which role you are interested in.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.


The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to stating the job reference in your email.



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If you have any questions regarding a vacancy or to request a paper application form please call:

0115 748 3344  


  • Nottingham Academy,Greenwood Road,Nottingham,NG3 7EB
  • (0115) 748 3385

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