Finance Admin Assistant

  • £20,000 - £23,000 for FTE OR £17,563.32 - £20,202.42 pro rata for Term-Time only
  • Chatham, Kent
  • Thinking Schools Academy Trust

Finance Admin Assistant

Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 for FTE OR £17,563.32 - £20,202.42 pro rata for Term-Time only

Hours: 37 Hours Per Week

Location: Central Offices, Chatham

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time OR Term-Time Only + 5 days (39 weeks a year) option also considered

Closing Date: 17/07/2022

Interview Date: TBC

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Finance Assistant to join our excellent and growing team. You will work alongside the TSAT Central Finance Team, providing finance assistant support to external Academy Trust’s as part of TSfEs support services.

We are looking for a candidate with previous experience of working as a finance assistant and experience in Education or using PS Financials would be desirable.

If you are able to work on your own initiative, remain accurate and efficient under pressure and want to be part of a growing organisation supporting over 10,000 pupils, we would love to hear from you.

Monday to Friday full-time all year round, term-time only applicants also considered. Please state your preference within the application form.


About Us

Thinking Solutions for Education (TSfE) is a company created to provide advice and consultancy services to the Education Sector. TSfE is wholly owned by The Thinking Schools Academy Trust, a successful family of schools that work together to improve the life chances of all its children and young people. It makes fulfilment, personal development and support of its staff a priority.


What we can offer you:

Funding your AAT course after 6 months

Discounted gym membership (Gym located on site)

The opportunity to join a growing organisation during an extremely exciting time, with the opportunity for progression as the Trust grows in size

Great CPD and exposure to a wide range of finance and business management experiences

Membership to the NEST pension scheme

Annual leave entitlement of 26 days, increasing to 30 after 5 years of service.

We place value on the health & wellbeing of our staff and have a range of packages in place to support our staff, including a 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas

Free onsite parking


What you need to do now:

If you are interested in joining TSfE and benefitting from a supportive network of colleagues across our organisation and are keen to progress your career then please apply today!

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

If you require any further information please contact Doug Stewart, Head of Finance, The Thinking Schools Academy Trust, Email: [email protected]

If you experience any issues in applying for this role via our careers site, please click here to submit an application via Microsoft Forms

If this position is not quite right for you, but you would be interested for any other positions within our Trust please click here to join our Talent Pool.

We 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 is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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