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Director of Finance and Operations

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Organisation:Wigston Academies Trust 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 

Salary:Grade 15 (£53,016 - £58,512) 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Wigston Academies Trust, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DU 


Closing date:06 May 2019 at midnight 

Salary: Grade 15 (£53,016-£58,512)                           Start date: to be negotiated
Closing date: 6th May 2019                                          Interviews: 8th and 9th May 2019
We are looking for an intelligent, well qualified and experienced professional to join our senior leadership team as Director of Finance and Operations. The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring that our finances are in good order and meet statutory requirements and will have a wider role in managing the operational aspects in our Trust. This includes responsibility for our Estates Manager, Finance Manager and HR Manager as well as ensuring our system for school administration remains fit for purpose. You will need to be a strategic thinker. You will need to be able to communicate easily and clearly with people and you will be able to work with a successful senior leadership team and have the ability and confidence to express your views and keep us informed. You will also need a sense of humour, please don’t apply if you haven’t got one.
About the Trust: Wigston Academies Trust was formed in 2015 and is based in the centre of Wigston in Leicestershire, very close to the city border. We run two schools, Wigston Academy (11 to 16) and Wigston College (16 to 19). We also have a pre-school, Tiger Tots. We have the privilege of working with nearly 1,600 children. We run as one big school with a single leadership team and single governing body who answer to trustees. OFSTED says that leadership and management is good at each establishment.
How to apply: By completed application form and covering letter referencing your experience and interests. Please come and visit us as we are proud to show off our Trust. If you would like an informal discussion, then please contact the Executive Headteacher on 0116 288 1228. The post has arisen due to the current DFO’s retirement.
Further details and an application pack can be found below and on our school websites: www.wigstonacademy.org and www.wigstoncollege.org
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. In accordance with our policies, we are unable to process applications without a fully completed application form.