Finance Manager (Weymouth Academies) Ambitions Academies Trust

Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT) comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and special. AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all our pupils. All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their work. We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their careers further and offer excellent CPD opportunities.

We currently have the following vacancy at Ambitions Academies Trust


Post: Finance Manager (Weymouth Academies)

Post Details: Term Time plus three weeks, 37 hrs per week

Salary Scale:   Bournemouth Grade 8, pt 27 – 30

pro rata Salary: £28,657 – £30,884

(£31,346 – £33,782 FTE)

The Ambitions Academies Trust is seeking to appoint a dynamic Finance Manager. The post holder will be responsible for the financial and administrative services to the Deputy Finance Director. They will be supporting the academies in all financial matters including the joint planning, preparation and accounting of the budget within the provisions of the funding scheme, Articles of Association, Funding Agreement and other regulatory bodies.

The role involves travel between the Academy sites in Weymouth.


We are looking for candidates who are passionate and ambitious with a drive and commitment to improve the life chances of our young people.


Closing date for Applications: 01/12/2020

Interviews will take place week beginning: 07/12/2020

Start Date: as soon as possible


For an informal discussion, please contact Andrew Connell [email protected]


Ambitions Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.



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