Vale Academy Trust Vacancies

Senior Finance Officer

Full Time, 37 hours per week

Grade 9 £26,470 – £29,055

The Vale Academy Trust is looking to appoint a Senior Finance Officer to work in our Finance Team. This is a critical role to pick up a variety of finance issues, including bank reconciliations, raising sales invoices, monitoring and reporting on trips. You will be based at the Trust’s Central Team Offices in Wantage.

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • Financial experience in a school or public sector environment
  • An ability to communicate with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Good excel skills

Application form as well as a job description can be found on our website: www.vale-academy.org

Closing date for applications is Thursday 22 November. Interviews will be week commencing 26 November.

Payroll Officer

Part Time, 30 hours per week, negotiable on number of weeks per year

Grade 9 £26,470 – £29,055

The Vale Academy Trust is looking to appoint a Payroll Officer to work in our Finance Team. This is a new role within the team. The post will be key in ensuring a consistent approach is taken to the processing of all payroll matters. The role also supports schools in how they process and manage payroll. This role is based at the Trust’s Central Team Offices in Wantage.

A good understanding of payroll is essential. Ideally the candidate will have knowledge of either Teachers or Local Government terms and conditions, but this is not essential.

Vale Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a DBS check and attend safeguarding training as part of their role.

Application form as well as a job description can be found on our website: www.vale-academy.org

Closing date for applications is Thursday 22 November. Interviews will be week commencing 26 November.

After School Club Play Leader

Job Start Date:   As soon as possible.

Hours of Work:  2.45pm – 5.15pm Monday to Friday, Term time only

Salary Details: Grade 5/6 £9.16 – £9.78 per hour depending on experience.

We are looking to appoint a caring and enthusiastic individual to run our new After School Club. The role requires a Level 3 qualification or a commitment to gain one.  Qualifications in food hygiene and first aid are desirable but not essential as training will be provided.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Planning and delivering high quality, creative play and care for the children in the club.
  • Assisting with the planning and safe operation of the club.
  • Preparing and serving snacks.
  • Communicating effectively with parents and carers.
  • Setting up and clearing up the play setting as well as cleaning the room.

Thameside School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Application Procedure

To apply please visit our school website on www.thameside.oxon.sch.uk where you will find further details about the vacancies and an application form under the tab – Job Vacancies. Please download the application form and email to – office.2598@thameside.oxon.sch.uk

Closing Date:

Interview Date: TBC

Job Description – ASC Playleader(1)

ASC Selection Criteria(1)

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We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.