MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT

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Job Title: Management Accountant

Location: Sedbergh School & Sedbergh Casterton Prep School

Responsible to: Financial Controller

Contract Type: Full time, permanent

Salary: Competitive, in line with skills & experience

Sedbergh School and Sedbergh Casterton Prep School are seeking a highly professional, motivated and positive person to join their busy finance team as Management Accountant.

Reporting to and working with the Financial Controller, the Management Accountant will be responsible for ensuring that accurate management reporting is delivered on a timely basis for decision making purposes at all levels of the organisation, as well as assisting the Financial Controller in ensuring that a robust financial control environment is maintained, and processes are as efficient as possible. In addition, they will have direct responsibility for line managing two Accounts Officers, overseeing day-to-day communication and motivation as well as succession planning and performance management.

Our ideal candidate will be AAT qualified as a minimum, with a strong commercial acumen. Excellent interpersonal, IT, problem solving and time management skills are also essential, as is the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, maintaining excellent attention to detail and accuracy at all times.

In exchange the School will offer:

  • Competitive salary;
  • Remission on School fees;
  • Contributory Pension Scheme – to include life cover while remaining within the scheme;
  • Statutory Sick Pay entitlement – conditional on meeting the demands of the scheme;
  • Ride2Work;
  • Service awards;
  • Free car parking;
  • Opportunity to see School productions and take part in staff events and family fun days!
  • Use of the School’s vast facilities (outside the School timetabling) including the indoor swimming pool, tennis and squash courts, and the incredible state of the art Hirst Sport Centre, which just opened in 2018.

For a detailed overview of the role and requirements please click here to view the Candidate Information Brochure.

For further information on this vacancy please contact the HR Department on: hradmin@sedberghschool.org.

How to apply:

To apply for this vacancy please complete the Sedbergh School application form, a copy of which can be found at the bottom of this webpage. Once complete, the form should be returned to: hradmin@sedberghschool.org.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd January 2021

Please note: Early application is advised as an appointment will be made upon finding a suitable candidate.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Sedbergh School is committed to safeguarding & protecting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and The Disclosure and Barring Service.


SSDL/ISS SALES & MARKETING ASSISTANT

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Job Title: SSDL/ISS Sales & Marketing Assistant

Location: Flexible

Responsible to: Commercial Director

Contract Type: Part time, permanent – 25 hours per week (to be worked over a minimum of 4 days)

Salary: £23,400 per annum FTE

Sedbergh School Developments Limited (SSDL), ISS (International Summer School) and Sedbergh School are searching for a highly professional, enthusiastic and positive person to join their team.

Here at Sedbergh we are hugely passionate about inspiring young people through sport and beyond. The Courses Team is responsible for child and coach development in Clubs and Prep Schools across the North of England, Scotland, United Arab Emirates, Asia and at home in Sedbergh. The focus of this role initially will be ISS, whilst also providing key support for Sedbergh Courses and outreach activity.

In exchange the School will offer:

  • Contributory Pension Scheme – to include life cover while remaining within the scheme;
  • Statutory Sick Pay entitlement – conditional on meeting the demands of the scheme;
  • Ride2Work;
  • Service awards;
  • Free car parking;
  • Opportunity to see School productions;
  • Staff events and family fun days!
  • Sedbergh School staff can use the School’s vast facilities (outside the School timetabling) including the indoor swimming pool, tennis and squash courts, and the incredible state of the art Hirst Sport Centre, which just opened in 2018.

For an overview of the role and requirements please click here to view the Candidate Information Brochure.

For further information on this vacancy, please contact the HR Department on: hradmin@sedberghschool.org.

How to apply:

To apply for this vacancy please complete the Sedbergh School application form, a copy of which can be found here. Once complete, the form should be returned to: hradmin@sedberghschool.org.

Early application is advised as an appointment will be made upon finding a suitable candidate.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Sedbergh School is committed to safeguarding & protecting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and The Disclosure and Barring Service.


MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES TEACHER (Spanish) – Part-time/Maternity Cover – April 2021

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Located in the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and on the doorstep of the Lake District, Sedbergh is a thriving Boarding School which boasts outstanding facilities and an exceptional Common Room.

Sedbergh has a national reputation in a variety of arenas. We are growing in numbers thanks to the calibre and commitment of our staff; we are now seeking a Spanish Teacher to join our vibrant School, where opportunities abound for pupils and staff alike.

The post is available from April 2021.

An application form may be obtained:

We look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date for applications is Friday 4 December 2020, at 12noon.  

Sedbergh School is committed to safeguarding & protecting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and The Disclosure and Barring Service.


J.P. MORGAN DEGREE APPRENTICESHIPS IN LONDON AND BOURNEMOUTH

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Applications to the J.P. Morgan Degree Apprenticeship offerings are now open for students wishing to join us in September 2021, based in London and Bournemouth.

J.P. Morgan offers Degree Apprenticeships for school leavers in Financial Services and Digital Technology in partnership with the University of Exeter. Our unique offerings means apprentices will earn a full honours degree from the Russell Group university as part of their programme.

If you are interested, please contact Rob Buchanan (S 97-02) at rob.buchanan@jpmchase.com, who would be happy to hear from you.


TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMME – SEDBERGH SCHOOL

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Interested in a career change?

Sedbergh is running its own Initial Teacher Training Programme linked with The University of Buckingham from September 2020. This will be school based training at Sedbergh Senior School or Casterton, Sedbergh Prep school to gain qualified teacher status in conjunction with an online training course with the University of Buckingham (plus two residentials). I changed from Chartered Surveying to teaching at the age of 40, so its never too late!

Have you ever thought of changing career and making a difference?

In September 2020 we are starting an initial teacher training scheme at Sedbergh in conjunction with The University of Buckingham. It is school based with online training and takes 10 months. The post is on a salary with free accommodation, free meals during term time and you will have the help of experienced professional and subject mentors to support you throughout the year. Some packages include payment of university fees.

Many people find their jobs unrewarding and unfulfilling but we can say from experience, that a teacher’s life is anything but boring! We change lives and although not the easiest job at times, it gives us the opportunity to make a difference to young peoples lives.

If you are interested, or would just like to register for further information, please email Helen Dootson at hvd@sedberghschool.org. She will be happy to talk to you about the world of teaching.


GAP ASSISTANT OPPORTUNITIES – SEDBERGH SCHOOL & RONG QIAO SEDBERGH SCHOOL

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If you are in your final year of university and are thinking of becoming a teacher but want to make sure that teaching is right for you, consider working at Sedbergh or China for a gap year.

We have opportunities for Gap Assistants for September 2020 in Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School and Rong Qiao Sedbergh School. This may lead to a teacher training positions for the right candidates. An honours degree is required but also an interest in sport, music, drama or outdoor pursuits. The resilient Sedbergh spirit is essential.

Email Helen Dootson at hvd@sedberghschool.org to register your interest or gain further information about a gap year with Sedbergh.


QUALIFIED TEACHER OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA

Are you a qualified teacher? Do you fancy a change of scene? Sedbergh is looking for like-minded teachers who might wish to teach in one of our partner schools in China. If you would like more information about working in South East Asia, please email helen.dootson@sedberghinternational.co.uk 


OTHER JOB VACANCIES AT SEDBERGH SCHOOL

View all Sedbergh School vacancies.

View all Rong Qiao Sedbergh School vacancies.


LATHE & CO WEALTH ADVISER OPPORTUNITIES

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Based in the City of London, Lathe & Co Wealth Advisers are always looking for new employees with the right character to match our business values. Experience is less of an issue, we focus on people with the correct outlook on life. We currently have opportunities to become a trainee financial adviser or a member of our marketing team. If you would like to enquire about joining the team, please contact contact@latheandco.co.uk.

Best Regards,
Alistair

Alistair Fullerton (S 05-07)
Director


RUGBY PLACEMENT IN UAE

Harlequins

Incredible opportunity for rugby playing Old Sedberghians who wish to play a season for the Abu Dhabi Quins in the UAE.

Including the following:

Job or coaching work
Plus visa
Plus free accommodation

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity and for more information please contact Stu Oliver at swo@sedberghschool.org.


QUALIFIED RURAL SURVEYOR

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Colburn, Richmond, North Yorkshire

GSC Grays is an independent firm of Chartered Surveyors, Land and Estate Agents operating predominantly in the north of England. Due to the continued growth of the business, we are looking to recruit a qualified Rural Practice Surveyor to undertake estate management and rural professional work.

The position will be based at our office in Colburn, North Yorkshire and will cover work across our other offices as well as client sites in the North East. The role will report to one of our Directors and requires someone who is a qualified member of the RICS, with a minimum of 2 years’ post qualified experience and a proven track record in the rural sector. You will also need the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, be commercially astute and strategically focused. Ideally, applicants should also be RICS Accredited Valuers and/or members of the CAAV.

You must be comfortable with a high degree of autonomy, have excellent team orientated interpersonal skills and be capable of monitoring and managing the work of one or more graduate surveyors and/or placement students.

The opportunity offers a wide range of challenging and rewarding management and professional work on behalf of private and corporate clients. The successful candidate will have a broad mix of professional interests including estate and sporting management, landlord and tenant matters, valuations, strategic planning and general advice.

This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified surveyor who is looking to further their career in the rural sector and to contribute to the growth and development of the business. Commitment and hard work will be rewarded.

To apply, please send a CV with a covering letter to:

Niki Torrance
GSC Grays
12 The Bank
Barnard Castle
County Durham

DL12 8PQ
Tel: 01833 6949335
email: nt@gscgrays.co.uk


RESEARCHER AT MACGREGOR BLACK – UK (Leeds, Manchester & Newcastle)

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We are offering work experience internships for individuals looking to either enter the executive search industry or simply gain work experience to further their career development. Responsibilities will include: – CRM data entry & management – Research & market mapping – Advertisement writing & management – Candidate interviewing & management – Business development – General administrative support

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact OS Jon McNeish at jon.mcneish@macgregorblack.com.