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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

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Working pattern

Full time: 36 hours per week, 41 working weeks (term time + 2 weeks)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£40,001 - £41,284

Pay scale

Scale S02 (pro-rata); Spinal points 27-29

What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Griffin Primary School staff team as a Finance Manager.

Our new Finance Manager will have responsibility for strategically leading the academy’s finance and procurement functions, including strategic financial planning and financial resource management.

We are looking for somebody who has financial management expertise; has excellent organisational skills; and has strong knowledge and use of a range of ICT systems.

The role is full time (36 hours per week) and for term-time, plus an additional 2 weeks, to be agreed with the Head of School/Executive Principal.

The role will also include working in partnership with the Finance Team at The Elliot Foundation Academies Trust (TEFAT)Head Office to ensure an effective and efficient business/financial management service in school.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • Hands-on and practical support from our experienced and accessible leadership team and TEFAT Head Office team
  • A school committed to inclusive education with an ethos focused on success for all
  • The opportunity to work as part of a team that is committed to ensuring the best possible start for all children
  • Enthusiastic children with a love of learning, and their school community
  • Opportunities for professional development to ensure your success
  • A parent community that is supportive of the school and its aims
  • A strong and supportive multi-academy trust: The Elliot Foundations Academy Trust (TEFAT).

Further details about the role

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged. Please contact our school office to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Applications must be completed using the application form attached as well as a letter of application, making reference to person specification.

Commitment to safeguarding

Griffin Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and behave in a way which reflects this.

Appointment to this post will be subject to satisfactory safeguarding pre-employment checks including a Barred List check, Disclosure and Barring Service check and references.

Please note, it is a criminal offence to apply for this post of employment if you are barred from working with children and young people.

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About Griffin Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
155 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 7622 5087

Griffin Primary School is located in the heart of The Patmore Estate, nestled between Battersea and Nine Elms. The school has ample grounds, including our 'forest in the city' and large astroturf multi use games area.
The school has excellent transport links, with both underground and overground stations nearby, as well as bus stops.

Griffin Primary School is a proud member of The Elliot Foundation Academies Trust.

Arranging a visit to Griffin Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@griffinprimary.org.

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