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Chief Financial Officer
  • Employer: Wolverham Primary and Nursery School
  • Reference: P/19/109430
  • Published: Wed 18/09/2019, 10:58 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 14/10/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, TBC
  • Salary: Actual salary £50,000
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Wolverham Primary & Nursery School, Cheshire

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Chief Financial Officer


Concordia Multi Academy Trust

Chief Financial Officer

Salary:                         £50,000 p.a. Local government pensions scheme

Reports to:                  Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Hours:                         Full time, 52 weeks per year (includes 6 weeks holiday and flexible working      hours may be considered)

Start date:                   January 2020

Concordia Multi Academy Trust was established in May 2018. We are a partnership between 4 schools; Childer Thornton Primary School, Parklands Community Primary School, Wolverham Primary School (in Cheshire West and Chester) and Town Lane Infant School (in Wirral).

Within the trust we have 1100 pupils, 180 members of staff and our annual budget revenue is in the region of £6,510000.

This is a new and exciting role to join our multi academy trust. The Chief Financial Officer will report to the CEO and be responsible for the overall direction and coordination of the financial and specified business activities of the Trust.

They will be expected to take on executive functions and provide operational line management for the Finance team; responsible for all the financial accounting and transactional finance for the Trust, ensuring all systems are updated and reporting is timely and in line with all annual financial returns. The CFO will be based at Wolverham Primary School in Ellesmere Port.

This is a hands-on role and the CFO will be working alongside our CEO and will be commercially focused and expected to provide clear financial and commercial direction for the Trust. You will be tasked with keeping ahead of all funding and legislative changes that apply to the education sector and required to advise the Board of strategic financial information to enable them to make informed financial decisions.

If you would like to join our team, then please complete the Trust Application Form and send your application with a covering letter outlining how you meet the job description and person specification to by noon on Monday 14th October 2019.

If you would like to chat about the role, prior to applying, please contact Tracy Webb CEO on

0151 338 2242 or 07511 159754.

For application documents and more information about our trust please visit or e-mail