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Job Ref No. ECC7063-78S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Band 3
Position Start Date: 04/02/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 18/01/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: Friday 25th January 2019  

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At Thriftwood School, Slades Lane, Galleywood

Hours per week: 22.5 hours per week

Initial working pattern:Monday-Friday. Proposed timings: 9.30 a.m.- 2.30 p.m.

(Final working pattern can be discussed with successful candidate)

Working weeks per year: 40 (Term time plus one week)

Part time posts: Pro-rated holiday entitlement for this post is: 5.4 weeks

The successful candidate will work during each week of term time including non-pupil days. In addition they will be required to work 1 (one) week during schools closure periods as agreed in advance with their manager/or specify actual dates of holiday working if these are fixed.

Holiday will be deemed to be taken during school closure periods. There is no entitlement to take holiday during term time.


Thriftwood School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Business Support Administrator to join our Finance Team.

The successful candidate will assist the School Business Manager to accurately maintain the financial accounting and reporting systems as specified in the Financial Regulations and Adademy Accounting requirements in accordance with GDPR.

A recognised Finance qualification is preferred but training will be given.

Full information about this role can be found in our Candidate Information Pack.


CLOSING DATE: Friday 18th January 2019

INTERVIEW DATE: Friday 25th January 2019

START DATE: Monday 4th February, or as soon as possible after interview

Information about the School

Thriftwood is an outstanding SEND School and College, offering a wealth of opportunities and experiences to its pupils, their families and staff. It is based on two sites in Chelmsford; Thriftwood School site lies in Galleywood and Thriftwood College in Melbourne. It forms a part of the SEAX Multi-Academy Trust, which encompasses provisions across Essex and the Trust Headquarters are based at Thriftwood College.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Gemma Baker/Tracey Imhof
Thriftwood School
Slades Lane
Galleywood, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 8RW
Telephone: 01245 262779

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