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Vacancies at Great Oaks

There is currently a vacancy for a Director of Finance and Operations across the Solent Special Education Trust.


Solent Special Education Trust is a newly formed MAT and is regarded as innovative in catering for learners with a wide spectrum Learning Disabilities and additional physical and sensory needs. We are passionate about learning and working with our pupils families to ensure the very best provision for every child. 

Following the formation of the MAT, we are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic person with a proven track record of effective financial management across several sites to join our Senior Leadership Team. 

The Fundamental Tasks of the role: 
• To lead all aspects of the day to day support functions of the schools, to oversee financial monitoring, planning and operations; to oversee site safety and maintenance across several sites. 
• The postholder is regarded as a member of the school Senior Leadership Team and will attend relevant sections of SLT meetings. 
• To provide high quality leadership and management of the Trusts finance and business functions, including staff, to enable the Trust to run smoothly, effectively and efficiently in the delivery of the Trusts core aims. 
• To lead the promotion and delivery by the whole organisation of good financial management so that public money is safeguarded at all times and used appropriately, economically, efficiently and effectively. 

The Solent Special 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. All post holders are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check. 


For further information including an application pack please visit the website: 
www.rosewoodfreeschool.org.uk/information/vacancies/ 

Closing date for applications: 29th October 2017 

Interview 6th November 2017 

The Solent Special 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. All post holders are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check.