Aquinas Church of England Education Trust

Chief Finance Officer


The Aquinas Church of England Education Trust is looking for an enthusiastic CFO that preferably can bring experience of working at a similar level within a Multi-Academy Trust. A deep understanding of the Education & Skills Funding Agency regulatory framework for academies and of the Department for Education’s High Needs Operation Guidance is essential.  

Personal attributes

Candidates should share our core values of kindness, wisdom and respect and should be able to evidence these values in their daily work. At the heart of our organisation is a passion for providing the best education for thousands of children and young people, and this is something the successful candidate will possess.

In return, we offer:

  • Up to 30 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays.
  • Private healthcare plan
  • Flexible working
  • Local Government Pension Scheme

Salary & Benefits

Salary range: £95,000 p.a. - £105,000 p.a.
Responsible to: Chief Executive Officer
Reviewed: Annually


Aquinas Church of England Education Trust
Magpie Hall Lane

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How to apply

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the application form found at and return it to Due to safer recruitment requirements, CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form.

If you would like to discuss the role prior to application, please contact Stephanie Ballard at or by calling 020 3949 7006 to arrange a conversation with Kathy Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer.