Finance Assistant

Full Time
East Midlands Education Trust, Based at The West Bridgford School , Loughborough Road, West Bridgford , Nottingham, NG2 7FA
Scale 4, points 9-12: £20,903 - £22,183 per annum

With 14 schools, the East Midlands Education Trust represents the full educational age range of 3 - 19 and also includes an alternative education provider. Our relatively new Central Services Team are now seeking to appoint a Finance Assistant to provide high quality financial administrative support to the Trust’s Central Finance Team.

You will have previous experience of working within a Finance department, with the ability to develop and maintain effective and efficient Finance Administration systems.

You will be required to input standard information into the Trust’s financial system, PS Financials, in accordance with financial procedures, and ensure the day to day processes are managed in an accurate and timely manner.

The role also involves assisting with month end procedures, including bank reconciliations inputting of journals and the administration of income and sales invoices.

In return, you will receive 24 days’ holiday plus bank holidays and will have access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Holiday entitlement rises to 29 days and 32 days after 5 and 10 years of service respectively.

To find out more about the role, and to download an application form, please visit our website at, please send completed applications forms to

Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted, no recruitment agencies.

If you have any questions or would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Katy Dales, Director of Finance & Operations, at

Closing date for receipt of applications:  9am on Monday 30th November 2020.

East Midlands Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this post. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

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