Vacancies

All posts in and around our schools in the Northern Star Academies Trust are posted below. Please do keep coming back to check any latest vacancies.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at Northern Star Academies Trust.

FInance ManagerJob Type: Full time, term time only plus 10 days
Salary: Band K points 29 to 32 - £32,910 - £35,745 pa (Actual salary £29,350 - £31,878)

NSAT

Description:

As the Trust has flourished we are now looking for a Finance Manager to join our central Trust finance team. The Finance Manager will be an integral part of the finance team, leading the day to day finance processes and collaborating closely with the Trust Chief Finance Officer and our hub Business Managers.
The appointed candidate will be a qualified, or part qualified, accountant with a proven track record in leading a team. This post is a great opportunity for a high calibre individual who wishes to use their experience in the education sector.

To be the successful candidate you will:

  • Be a qualified, or part qualified, accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA);
  • Have good current and relevant technical knowledge, including experience in VAT;
  • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and as part of a team;
  • Exhibit a high level of attention to detail;
  • Have excellent, well-developed interpersonal skills;
  • Be truly ambitious for our vibrant Schools and Trust and for each and every student within it;
  • Be able to work responsively and flexibly to meet the ever changing needs of our Trust.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Tuesday 8th December 2020

Interviews:
TBC

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Nursery Assistant ApprenticeJob Type: 30 hours per week. Term time only (plus 5 training days)
Salary: £5.30 per hour

greatwood

Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic person to fill a new role as an Apprentice Nursery Assistant. The role is extremely varied and you will be responsible for a range of areas such as:

  • Contribute towards providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for children at the nursery.
  • Help children learn numeracy and language skills through play and interactive games.
  • Assist with the supervision of activities, such as arts and crafts, music, cooking and outings.
  • Understand and adhere to school/nursery policies and procedures, particularly in relation to safeguarding, behaviour, health and safety and emergencies.
  • Liaise with parents to share information about their child’s progress.

The successful candidate will have an awareness of safeguarding procedures within school and have had experience appropriate to working with children.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Thursday 10th December 2020

Interviews:
TBC

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Catch-up Co-ordinatorJob Type: Ad-hoc casual hours. Fixed term for two terms
Salary: Main scale M6

greatwood

Description:

This new role will support an assigned cohort of learners who require additional support and guidance as a result of the disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Working in conjunction with Curriculum staff, the role will provide a unique opportunity to work with us in securing the best possible educational outcomes for students, helping them to overcome barriers to learning in order to achieve their full potential.

We are looking for:

  • Someone with high expectations who is committed to raising the achievement of all children.
  • A professional with the ability to contribute to planning, and then deliver high quality interventions which inspire and challenge.
  • An excellent role model to children, colleagues and parents, exemplifying our core principle of kindness.
  • A positive, open-minded professional actively supportive of the ethos, vision and values of the school.
  • Someone with excellent interpersonal skills in order to communicate effectively with children, colleagues and parents.

The successful candidate will have an awareness of safeguarding procedures within school and have had experience appropriate to working with children

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Thursday 10th December 2020

Interviews:
TBC

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Reception and Admin AssistantJob Type: 37 hours per week (08:00am – 4:00pm). Term Time Only (plus 5 training days)
Salary: Grade D (SCP 4 –6) £18,933 to £19,698 per annum (actual salary£16,158 to £16,811)

greatwood

Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic person to fill a new role providing administrative support to the school. The role is extremely varied and you will be responsible for a range of areas such as:

  • Being the first port of call for parents and children
  • Submitting data returns to outside agencies e.g. DfE
  • Ensuring the school is Health and Safety compliant;
  • Ordering of goods and services;
  • Maintaining accurate records;
  • Supporting processes such as induction of new starters and recruitment;

You will need to be experienced in using Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel etc), finance systems as well as using in-house database systems. The successful candidate will have an awareness of safeguarding procedures within school and have had experience appropriate to working with children.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Thursday 10th December 2020

Interviews:
TBC

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