Finance Assistant – London

Finance Assistant

Redbridge Council



Job Title

Finance Assistant






The Palmer Catholic Academy, Aldborough Road South, Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex IG3 8EU

Job Type

Job Hours


Job hours notes

12 hours per week, term time only


LBR5, Point 12, £27,807 (FTE), £7,929 (actual) per annum



Part of The Good Shepherd Catholic Trust


Aldborough Road South, Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex, IG3 8EU

Tel: (020) 8590 3808 / Fax: (020) 8597 5119


Email: [email protected]



Headteacher:  Mr P Downey


Finance Assistant

LBR5, Point 12, £27,807 (FTE), £7,929 (actual) per annum,

12 hours per week, term time only

Start date: ASAP

The Palmer Catholic Academy believes in setting the highest standards in all areas of academy life and we are looking for a purposeful and committed individual who wants to join and enhance our strong team.

We have an opportunity for a Finance Assistant to join our Finance Department. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will ensure the reliable and efficient running of the academy’s accounting systems and the processing of all documentation accurately and in a timely fashion.

You don’t need to have worked in a school environment before but a passion for helping improve the education of our students through providing high quality finance support is desirable.

There is flexibility regarding the working hours, patterns, during the week and weeks in the year for suitable candidate.

The Palmer Catholic Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to pre-employment checks.  References will be sought and the successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service check.


Full details of the post and application forms are available from the academy’s website at Completed application forms should be emailed to Mrs Bolton, at [email protected] Closing date for receipt of applications is 12.00 noon on 12th March 2023.  


Please note that we do not accept CV’s or applications from agencies and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.





Closing date

12 March 2023 at 12:00

Associated Documents

Job Description and Person Specification (uploaded: 21 February 2023)