Jobs at Smile Leadership

We put both our candidates and schools in a unique position, providing them with exclusive access to exciting roles and outstanding applicants. We work with primary, secondary and SEN schools across the UK and are confident that we can support you in securing your next leadership post. 

Can't find the role you are looking for below? Sign up for our job alerts and be the first to be notified of all new senior leaders positions.

If you are looking for a teaching, teaching assistant or another classroom-based role, our award-winning sister company Smile Education will be able to support you in your search. 

Latest Jobs

Back to Search

Finance Assistant

  • Posted: 15-03-2023
  • Category: HR Services
  • Location: Salford
  • Type: Full Time / Temp
  • Salary: £90 - £130 per day
Smile Leadership Ltd are currently seeking to represent Finance Assistants for primary and secondary schools in the Salford, Greater Manchester (M27, M37 and M6) area. The roles are usually available to start from Easter 2023 or sooner and offered on as an interim, full-time position for a minimum of one term. The pay rate is between £90-£130 per day dependant on experience. If you are an experienced school finance assistant or a finance assistant who has recently completed a similar role within an education setting and are either local to or available to travel to the Salford, Greater Manchester (M27, M37 and M6) and surrounding areas, we would like to hear from you. Smile Leadership Ltd is a sister company to Smile Education who are a leading education recruitment agency.

We are currently supporting schools in recruiting Finance Assistants. Typically, the main duties of the role are but are not limited to, assisting in maintaining and updating information held on School Databases, those relating to finance including recording expenditure and income, payroll information, accessing and producing reports for budget holders. We are open to receiving applications by 24.03.23 from Finance assistants with school setting experience or Finance Assistants with knowledge of school systems. If you are experienced, hardworking, and passionate about the school environment then I encourage you to get in touch with Smile Leadership today.

To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:

• Hold a relevant Finance qualification
• Experience within a Finance role
• Substantial experience working within a school
• Ideally have knowledge of Greater Manchester LA procedures
• Knowledge of school finance systems

Due to Covid-19 a flexible interview process is in place for this role. A video meeting with a Smile Leadership representative will be arranged for applicants as a first stage interview, original job advert posting date 15.03.23

If you would like to be considered for representation in a Finance role, then please contact me directly via email at or on 07355034438, or visit our website to apply:

Alternatively, if you would like to have a confidential discussion surrounding other Greater Manchester senior leadership jobs available, please contact Morgan at the Smile Leadership Ltd office 07355034438. For further information on teacher recruitment, or to find your nearest teaching agency please contact our sister company Smile Education on 01213926570.

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.


To apply for this job please use the links below:

Register / Login Quick Apply


Be the first to know about our latest jobs

back to top