Trust in numbers

Four pre-schools
and four schools

30

languages

2300

on roll

13%

EAL

350

staff

5%

FSM

RECRUITMENT

The Connect Schools Academy Trust is currently a four school primary MAT that is in the process of expanding. We will be six schools by September 2019 which includes a new primary school that we are opening in Dartford. Our aim is to create three primary hubs over a three year period. These hubs will consist of approximately ten primary schools.

We will post advertisements here when we are looking for inspirational people to join our MAT team.   Please come back regularly to see the latest vacancies which we are recruiting for.

Connect Schools Academy Trust recognises that Staff are an important part of the school community, and therefore we have introduced many incentives to ensure well being and are committed to providing a comfortable and happy working environment with an effective work life balance.

Connect Schools Academy Trust 

Towncourt Lane  Petts Wood  Orpington  Kent  BR5 1EL

 

T:                                                            01689 821716

E:                                                            jsinger@crofton-jun.bromley.sch.uk

Salary:                                                   £55,000

                                                               

Closing date for                 Thursday 21st March 2019, 12 noon

    applications: 

Working Pattern:                             36 Hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Interviews will be held:  w/b 1st April 2019

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Finance Director

 

A new and exciting opportunity for a Finance Director has arisen at the Connect Schools Academy Trust.

This role requires an exceptional person who is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes and opportunities for the young people within our Multi Academy Trust (MAT). The successful applicant will be well qualified, an excellent communicator and be able to support and contribute at Executive Leadership level.

The Connect Schools Academy Trust is currently a four school primary MAT that is in the process of expanding. We will be six schools by September 2019 which includes a new primary school that we are opening in Dartford. Our aim is to create three primary hubs over a three year period. These hubs will consist of approximately ten primary schools.

The role has huge scope and potential as the Trust continues to grow. The Trust has a strong, highly skilled and supportive Board of Trustees drawn from a wide range of backgrounds. The Trustees are keen to appoint someone with the professional and technical skills, but also someone who fits culturally with the Trust and who is rooted in the moral dimension of the continued work ahead in being ambitious for our young people, having high expectations and improving outcomes for all young people across the Trust.

As part of the Connect Schools Academy Trust you would receive other benefits including a defined benefit pension scheme, a well-being day of your choice, £100 (pro rata) towards gym membership and £15 towards the Christmas party.

Connect Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

For further details see job description and downloadable application form, if you are experiencing difficulties please contact Mrs J Singer on jsinger@crofton-jun.bromley.sch.uk.

Applications should be returned to Crofton Junior School, Towncourt lane, Petts Wood, Orpington Kent BR5 1EL

The Trust is committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and voluntary helpers to share this commitment.  An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service [DBS] under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 will be required for the successful applicant.

Download the job description here.

 

Our application pack is available here.