Springwell Lincoln City Academy

Senior Finance Officer – Academies (vacancy within Wellspring Academy Trust)

Wellspring Academy Trust

 Post Title: Senior Finance Officer – Academies

Department: Wellspring Academy Trust Support Centre

Salary: £35,700 to £45,900

 Wellspring Academy Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with twenty-three Academies across Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and the Humber. The Trust also provides a range of extended services providing mental health services for the NHS, social care services for young adults and outreach behaviour and care support services. As a Trust we are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

In order to support the ongoing growth of the Trust we are seeking to recruit two Senior Finance Officers to provide direct financial guidance, advice and support to a number of Academies across the North East Lincolnshire and Lincolnshire regions. This post could be based at the Barnsley Head Office, or at one of our sites in NE Lincolnshire or Lincolnshire.

We are interested in hearing from people who:

Finance experience within the education sector is essential, as is the ability to multi-task and work flexibly within a team environment, whilst having the ability to effectively manage their own workload, delivering against agreed objectives and targets.

For informal enquiries, please contact Mark Wood at m.wood@wellspringacademies.org.uk

Wellspring Academy Trust recognises that it has a statutory and moral duty towards safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and, if appropriate, vulnerable adults who participate in any Trust activities and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS is required for this post. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.


Duration of Post Permanent
Hours 37.5 hours, 52 weeks per year
Salary £35,700 to £45,900
Start date ASAP
Closing date Friday 5th July 2019 at 12PM
Interview date  TBC
Applications Completed applications are to be sent to:  Eleanor Boast at  hr@wellspringacademies.org.uk or posted to Wellspring Academy Trust, Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW

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