We currently have the following vacancies:

Trust Vacancies

Business Manager/CFO

Full time / full year

Required: June 2023

Salary range: £52,117 – £62,741

Grade J – L scale points 41 – 51


Latchmere is a primary multi academy trust, currently with two schools: Latchmere School in Kingston and Nelson Primary School in Whitton.  Following a period of organisational change and consolidation our Trust is now planning growth and development.


We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced professional to lead the Trust’s Finance, Premises and Facilities teams, and who can build capacity within these functions to support future development.  Based at Latchmere School, this post will involve regular travel to other Trust schools.

We are looking for an outstanding and talented Business Manager who can provide strategic financial leadership and fulfil the role of Chief Financial Officer for the Trust.  Reporting to the CEO the Business Manager will have overall responsibility for Trust financial management as well as the maintenance and development of the Trust’s premises and facilities to meet statutory, educational and community requirements.

Our ideal candidate will be highly motivated, well-qualified, enthusiastic and confident, and will have appropriate experience within an educational setting

We are looking for an exceptional individual who is able to quickly build positive working relationships with team members, as well as senior Trust stakeholders.  You need to be a cheerful and highly organised self-starter, who loves to work under pressure.  You will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and inspire others, enjoy being part of a team, be able to think and operate strategically, but also be ‘hands-on’ to deal with more immediate demands.

If this sounds like you, and you are excited about being part of our team, we would love to hear from you.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.


Enhanced DBS clearance is required. 

Latchmere 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.

Closing date for applications: 12.00 noon on Monday 17 April 2023

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 24 April 2023

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