Vacancy: Senior Finance & Administration Officer

We are seeking to appoint an innovative, proactive and suitably experienced and/or qualified senior administration officer to join our team, and to undertake the financial, personnel, premises and health and safety administration at the school.

A suitable candidate will be an important contributor to the success and continued development of our school, helping to ensure that staff and children are safe around the school and our resources and finances are managed efficiently. The role is varied with many competing demands and requires somebody who is highly organised and able to manage their time competently, keeping a sense of humour and a positive attitude to their responsibilities within our small team.

We are seeking applications from successful, experienced candidates as well as those new to this role, with relevant experience.

This role is being advertised on a fixed-term in the first instance, with the possibility of the post being made permanent in the future.

Salary: Scale 5: Point 22-24/NJC 12-15 – £21,589 – £22,911 (pro rata)

Hours: 27.5 hours per week

Weeks: 38+3

In return we offer:

  • A unique family-feel ‘village’ school in the heart of the city of Cambridge
  • A welcoming and forward-looking staff
  • Happy, inquisitive and independent children
  • Friendly and highly supportive colleagues, governors and parents
  • A caring Christian ethos with strong community links

If you think this could be the job for you, please contact the school office ( or 01223 576922), or download the application pack using the links below.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange to come and see us or to discuss this post with the Headteacher.

The closing date for applications is Friday 17 January 2020.

General Information for Applicants

Senior Finance & Administration Officer Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form for Support Staff (Word document for download)

Our core values

Our values were chosen by our pupils, based around our christian ethos:

  • Honesty & Respect
  • Friendship & Kindness
  • Learning & Fun



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Park Street CoE Primary School
Lower Park Street, Cambridge CB5 8AR

Phone: 01223 576922


School Hours: M-F: 9am – 3.20pm