Director of Finance & Resources

Required from March 31st 2021 (or as soon thereafter)

Salary: £52,000 - £68,000 p.a.

The Governors of St. Anne’s Catholic High School for Girls wish to appoint a talented, committed, enthusiastic and innovative colleague. This individual will work at a senior level to support the strategic direction of the school through high-quality financial, resource and personnel leadership and management. This is a great opportunity to work in one of the most successful schools in the UK. 

The successful candidate will be a key member of the senior leadership team, able to lead on the financial and administrative management of the School. Other significant responsibilities include the oversight and management of all necessary services to ensure the running of the organisation plus other business enterprises within school. 

Candidates are expected to have the relevant experience and qualifications and should be able to demonstrate outstanding financial, project and administrative management skills. They should also demonstrate an ability to work effectively with all members of the School community, showing initiative and independence when needed. Excellent communication skills and a willingness to respond to and be involved in the daily life of the School are essential.

Appointments made are subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure. 

About Us 

When joining St. Anne’s, you’ll find an outstanding school which is both warm and hugely supportive. Our focus is on ensuring our Learning Family (staff and students) are happy and equipped for success. Working here, you’ll find that you are supported in your career and given ample opportunity to continue to learn and develop. Whilst we are a Catholic school, we are very proud to have a diverse team that supports the ethos of the school. This contributes hugely to creating what we feel to be an incredibly welcoming place of work. We have a keen focus on sport, music and charity work and all staff are welcome to get involved.

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Closing date for applications: 8am on Wednesday 3rd February 2021. Interviews planned for 10th/11th February 2021

Please contact Kathy Worrall, via email: if you have any questions not answered in the Person Spec and Job Description.

St. Anne’s Catholic High School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the DBS