37 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September start

  • Closing date

    30 August 2024 at 10am

  • Date listed

    2 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,740 - £24,151 Scale 4, point 7 - 11

Finance Assistant job summary

The Latymer School is an oversubscribed high achieving, but caring Grammar School in North London. Visitors comment on the warm atmosphere and the high levels of participation in extra-curricular activities that encourage students to foster and nurture their skills and interests beyond the confines of the curriculum. We are proud of our inclusive school community and there is a real passion for teaching and learning in a supported and welcoming atmosphere that inspires risk-taking and creativity. As a school, we are committed to developing the whole person and it is a place where you can really engage students in their learning and develop as a teacher.

We are seeking to appoint an approachable, motivated and dedicated individual to join our friendly team as a Finance Assistant at The Latymer School.

*PART TIME HOURS WILL ALSO BE CONSIDERED.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and driven, and have:

Relevant experience of financial procedures and reporting.

Be able to work under pressure whilst meeting deadlines.

Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Understand the need for high levels of confidentiality, discretion and integrity in the school environment.

Demonstrate professionalism and accuracy in all aspects of the role.

Have the ability to build relationships with stakeholders and staff.

Previous administrative experience in a busy office environment.

Have excellent IT skills in Excel and Word.

Good working knowledge.

In return we can offer:

A supportive working environment.

Commitment to training opportunities.

Pay progression centered around a robust performance management process.

The school provides a range of well-being activities, such as circuits, Pilates and facilities including good transport links, free parking, a cycle to work scheme, use of the fitness suite and even massages by a qualified masseuse. The school also runs a number of national and international trips, and we even have our own residential centre in a beautiful part of North Wales which staff also use. We value our staff and the importance of maintaining a healthy work life balance.

If you are interested in this post, please apply now - prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible, as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

The Latymer School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory ‘Enhanced with a Barred List Check’ through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Latymer School is an equal opportunities employer.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Latymer School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory ‘Enhanced with a Barred List Check’ through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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About The Latymer School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1380 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Latymer School is a high achieving, but caring Grammar School in North London. Visitors comment on the warm atmosphere and the high levels of participation in extra-curricular activities. Pupils at the school recently described the school as one “family” and it being a “real community”. We are very proud of our school and believe it is a place where you can really teach and develop your subject knowledge.

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