Job Details

School Financial Director
We are seeking an experienced and innovative finance director who can provide strategic financial direction for a large comprehensive academy.

Job Grade: L11-L15

Salary: £51,048.00 - £56,120.00

Hours: Full time

Start Date: 03/09/2018

Interviews: 25/05/2018

Closing date: 21/05/2018

School Financial Director
L11-L15 (London Fringe £51,048-£56,120)
September 2018 Start

This key leadership position presents an exciting opportunity to join the School’s Senior Leadership Team and oversee all aspects of the school’s financial management and resource efficiency. For further details, please read the accompanying letter from the Principal, the Job Specification and the Person Specification.  Informal visits to the school are welcome.

Birchwood is an exciting place to work with a clear sense of direction and excellent facilities. As an 11-18 mixed school with 1400 students on roll, we are very proud of our school, where students not only leave with strong academic qualifications but also as well–rounded individuals with a sense of responsibility.  

We have:

  • Engaged students
  • 200 talented and hard-working staff
  • Outstanding facilities for students and staff
  • A determination to raise standards for all
  • A belief in comprehensive values
  • A commitment to professional development and staff well-being

We offer an effective and supportive induction and professional development package, available for all members of staff as part of the school's commitment to a holistic learning community.
To download an application pack please visit our website or email:

Closing Date – Monday 21st May
Interview Date – Friday 25th May

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS.