Finance Business Partner
Finance Business Partner
FTE £35,745 – £43,857
Hours per week: Between 21.9 and 25.55 hours per week - (0.6 – 0.7fte), All year round
Contract Type: Permanent
Summit Learning Trust Ninestiles School, Hartfield Crescent, Birmingham, B27 7QG
Telephone Number: 01216281311
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Start Date: 04/01/2021
Are you passionate about delivering and supporting a high quality Finance service and enjoy making a difference in being part of an effective team?
Summit Learning Trust is currently embarking on fully centralising its Finance function to take effect from 1 January 2021. We have a great opportunity to recruit a part time Finance Business Partner to join our new team. Whilst you’ll join the central trust team, you will be allocated to support the Sixth Form College, Solihull.
Your main role will be to provide strategic leadership and management for finance within the Sixth Form College, contribution to strategic planning and decision making.
The successful candidate will hold a business management or professional accountancy qualification and ideally be educated to degree level or equivalent. You will also have experience or knowledge of education finance and experience of leading on budget management. Additionally it will be key that you have a flexible approach and have
the ability to travel between sites.
Summit Learning Trust is a group of seven schools and one 6th Form College, in Birmingham and Solihull. Staff work within a friendly, supportive working atmosphere and many staff are long serving. The Trust offers free parking, an on-site restaurant and opportunities for continuing professional development.
Interviews scheduled to take place week commencing 7 December 2020.
About the Trust
Why work for us?
The Trust offers:
• A strong focus on staff care and wellbeing
• High quality training and support in and across academies
• A clear career pathway
• Employee assistance programme
• Employee discount schemes
We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender reassignment, age, disability, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy/maternity or race.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
Closing Date: 01/12/2020, 12:00noon
For an application form and further details, please visit the Trust website at
Please note we do not accept CV's. Completed application forms should be submitted to email@example.com .
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.
Applicants please note: This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.