Finance and Cover Administrator

St Ives School, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2BB

17 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 September 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    3 August 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • 37.5 hours per week, Term time plus 5 Inset days (44.263 paid weeks pa) 7.30am – 3.30pm, Monday to Friday

Contract type



£20,324 pa pro rata - Actual Gross Salary £17,495 / £10.54 per hour

Finance and Cover Administrator job summary

St Ives School is seeking to recruit a Finance and Cover Administrator to join our friendly admin team. We are looking for an administrator with excellent communication skills and an eye for detail to support the management accountant with the school’s financial administration in accordance with Truro and Penwith Academy Trust Financial Procedures. You will also be required to ensure effective cover is in place for absent teachers & support staff as well as providing support for the administration team and reception, as appropriate and when required. Experience of working in a school environment would be advantageous.

The successful applicant will need to be well organised, calm, flexible and able to provide an efficient and professional service. Enthusiasm for working with children is essential, as are good IT skills. You will join a dedicated and supportive staff team as part of our thriving school community.

Truro and Penwith Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening and pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance and full reference checks with previous employers.

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About St Ives School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
614 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01736 795608

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