Finance Officer - Park Lane Academy

Secondary Schools
Park Lane Academy
37 hours. Term Time + 5 days
Park Lane Academy, Park Lane, Exley HX3 9LG
Grade 4, Scale Point 7


We are seeking an enthusiastic Finance Officer to work as part of our business support team. You will contribute a high standard administrative support to the school, to support and develop existing and new systems which create a professional impact on those coming into contact with the school.  Duties will include day to day control of the purchase order database, inputting data to the School’s financial management systems, providing reports, and taking responsibility for regular financial checks.

Enthusiasm, initiative, accuracy and excellent attention to detail are considered essential qualities for this post.

Park Lane Academy is on an exciting journey, as part of the South Pennine Academies Trust, the improvements we have made over the last two years are significant and we are looking to continue this with your appointment to our team.

Staff, students and parents all agree Park Lane is a great place to work and learn.

Please see Our Website. And our social media pages to learn more about life at PLA.

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail or visit to see the academy in action, please contact Mr Stuart Hillary, Head of School on

If you think that you are right for this position then we look forward to receiving and reading your application.

If you wish to apply for the post you should;

  • Complete the application from our website fully, ensuring all details are accurate and all declarations are signed
  • Please ensure you enclose two previous employers’ professional referees, one being your current employer (with email addresses if possible).  Do not enclose additional CVs
  • Ensure you fully complete the personal statement section of the form, this should be no longer than the allocated space of two sides in the application form, addressing the key characteristics and experiences outlined in the person specification and the unique contribution that you could make to the future success of this academy
  • Submit your application electronically by midnight on 2nd October 2022 on My New Term.

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all students, and staff must share this commitment. Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure and barring service check and the Academy’s safer recruitment policy and procedures.

02 October 2022, 11:55 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.