logo

Director of Finance and Operations - The 1590 Trust, Stockton-on-Tees

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
31/05/2022
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 04/07/2022 09:00
Salary:
Competitive to attract the best
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
226969
Employment Location:
Stockton-on-Tees
Number of posts:
1
Closing date:
4 Jul
Further Information

The Board of Trustees at The 1590 Trust is looking to appoint a dedicated and forward-thinking Director of Finance and Operations to provide strong financial leadership within our successful Multi-Academy Trust.

The 1590 Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust of six schools, serving the Stockton on Tees area. There are strong links between all six schools and a shared set of values and ethos. Together we feel we can do more for our local communities, students, pupils, parents, and staff.

All the Trust’s schools show a collective desire for pupils to excel and have a high commitment from all staff to create a caring and positive learning environment. Each school has a unique but equally strong commitment to the pastoral care of those who learn and work in them. We have high expectations for everyone, aspiring to excellence in teaching and achieving impressive standards is all areas of school life. Success beyond the classroom in sport and the arts are features of life across our Trust.

This is a truly unique opportunity for a committed and inspirational finance and operations professional to work for an organisation where mutual and self-respect is promoted, alongside high expectations and aspirations.

The role of DFO will involve taking responsibility for:

• Leading and advising the Academy Trust’s Board of Trustees and ET on strategy in relation to all aspects of Finance, HR, Governance, PR, H&S, Facilities, and Business Development.
• Leading and motivating staff to achieve all targets and objectives, driving forward a proactive customer focused, high performance, and cost effective culture.
• Managing performance within teams and implementing performance improvement plans where necessary.
• Maintaining a healthy and safe working environment across the Academy Trust by ensuring that health and safety policies, procedures and codes of practice are developed, implemented and followed.

To find out more about the role of Director of Finance and Operations, please visit https://join1590trust.co.uk

To arrange an informal, confidential discussion regarding this role, please contact Liz Hayden at Satis Education on 07706333575 or liz@satiseducation.co.uk.?

• The closing date for applications is Monday 27th June at 9.00am
• Interview dates: w/c 11th July 2022.

To apply, please complete an application form and in addition, please outline any relevant experience and personal qualities you would bring to The 1590 Trust and send to admin@satiseducation.co.uk

The 1590 Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we will check the suitability of staff to work with children. Applicants must be willing to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and overseas police checks (where applicable). The post you are applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.