Experienced Finance Assistant Required In Newton Abbot

Newton Abbot
18562.00 - 18933.00 GBP Annual
23 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
TeacherActive are currently recruiting for an experienced finance assistant to work for a thriving educational trust located in Newton Abbot, Devon. This is a full-time position initially looking to last 4 weeks, however could be extended for the right person. The successful candidate will ideally have experience within a school environment, will have previously worked in a similar role and will be knowledgeable on the system PFS.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a successful and supportive staff team. The school prides itself on its interactive and nurturing environment and offers a great deal of support to any new member of staff


Salary - GBP18,652 to GBP18,933 per annum

Job type - Temporary, initially 4 weeks with the possibility of this being extended

Hours - Full time

Location - Newton Abbot

The successful person will have/be;

- Experience completing purchase ledger

- A good level of accounting and IT Skills

- Experience dealing with policies and procedures

- Able to prepare, analyse and interpret financial information

- Motivated, adaptable and enthusiastic in their approach to work

- Confidence in using Management Information Systems including PFS & Excel (essential)

- Able to work to tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure

- A positive 'can do' attitude who is willing to get stuck in

When working through TeacherActive, you will receive:

- A team of dedicated consultants working to source your perfect role

- A great referral scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*

- The opportunity to find placements in a huge selection of schools around your local area

All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you're paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there's no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard-earned cash.

To find out more about the role of finance assistant, please contact Sian on (phone number removed) or email your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services