Finance Administrator

The Hathaway Academy, Grays

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Job Ref No. ECC5437-280S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: £19,171-£21,166
Position Start Date: 02/09/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 21/08/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: As and when applications are received  

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Finance Administrator
Hathaway Academy, Grays, Essex RM17 5LL
30 Hours per week
Term Time + 1 Week (40 Weeks)

We're here to make a difference. Are you?
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Academy Transformation Trust finance team as Finance Administrator at The Hathaway Academy in Grays, Essex. As Finance Administrator you will report into the Regional Educational Finance Officer (REFO) and together you will support our academies on their journey towards improving educational outcomes for pupils. You will be an integral part of the Finance Team undertaking duties across a range of Finance activities. Ideally you will have strong organisational and IT skills and experience with management information systems. As a greattimemanager, you are able to maintain deadlines and stay on track with policies and procedures. The role may appeal to those who are looking to develop a career in finance or those who are already experienced administrators looking to excel in a rewarding environment.

What's in it for you?

As well as access to the Trust's comprehensive benefits package and generous local government pension scheme, you will also benefit from being a part of a team that is developing and shaping an excellent finance service for the Trust. The role is 30 hours per week, term time (39 weeks) plus 1 week across the school holidays to cover important deadlines.

You may from time to time be required to provide Finance Administration assistance at Mark Hall Academy, therefore a driving licence and ability to drive would be an advantage.

If you share our passion to make education better and give everychildthe best chance in life and would like to make a difference through an excellent finance service then please apply!

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced DBS.

Interviews will be scheduled as and when candidates apply and so you are encouraged to submit your application at your earliest convenience.

To apply please visit the Hathaway Academy's website:

For any queries please contact:

Helen Webber, Head of Education Finance: 07949 080072 or
Marie Lipman, Regional Educational Finance Officer: 07983 554 785 or

Information about the School

The Hathaway Academy is part of Academy Transformation Trust.

Our mission is to transform learning, aspirations and opportunities for our students, and the communities in which they live. This commitment also extends to our staff who are key to our success. We believe that every child does matter and that confidence is at the heart of their successful achievement. The Trust’s way of working is to build trust through high quality working relationships which engage students and all those involved in their learning, thereby giving them the confidence to achieve successful outcomes.

If you would like to find out more about Academy Transformation Trust please visit

The Hathaway Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with current and past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Please apply by letter and application form to Ms Dianne Whippey, Principal’s PA & HR Manager at THA. For application packages or further information call her on 01375 898008. Email:

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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Contact Information

Dianne Whippey
The Hathaway Academy
Hathaway Road, Grays
Essex, RM17 5LL
Telephone: 01375 898008