Job Details

Chief Financial Officer

Oak Bank School - Outstanding Learning Community

Job Grade: CBG15 (point 48-50)

Salary: £45,286.00 - £49,405.00

Hours: 37hrs per wk (there is the possibility of some flexibility regarding hours)

Start Date: 01/11/2021

Interviews: 18/10/2021

Closing date: 15/10/2021

We are looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join our Outstanding staff team. Oak Bank is a successful SEMH provision located in a rural area of Leighton Buzzard. The School was judged to be Outstanding in its last two Ofsted inspections in 2015 and 2019. The school currently has 127 pupils on roll with places commissioned by a number of different Local Authorities. We seek an experienced and highly competent Chief Financial Officer who is looking for an exciting opportunity to join a thriving and growing school.

The successful candidate will have the ability to maintain the strong financial position of the school, have a record of successful financial management and ensure we continue to meet our financial obligations and compliance requirements in line with the Academies Trust Handbook. They will be happy to be strategic and operational, according to the needs of the school, be flexible and have the determination to succeed, along with an understanding of the need to be empathetic to the needs of our schools and their leaders.

Salary: CBG15 (pts 48-50) has a pro rata salary range of £45,286 - £49,405. Hours: 37 hours per week*. There may be a requirement to work outside normal working hours. Interviews: Week beginning 18th October 2021 Closing date: 15/10/2021 Start date: ASAP Responsible to: Executive Headteacher * There is the possibility of some flexibility regarding hours*

If you feel you can bring the experience and credibility that this important role requires and you would like further information, please contact Lynette Grogan, Please visit our School website: for a full Job Description and Application Form