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Trent College and The Elms


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Role Managed by:

Thomas Andrews

Research Associate

t: +44 (0) 20 7340 6248

e: Thomas.Andrews@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Schools and Education Organisations

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 11/06/2020

Conveniently located between Nottingham and Derby, Trent College and its junior school, The Elms, offer a vibrant, holistic day and boarding education to boys and girls. Supported by our talented staff and outstanding facilities blending tradition and evolving modernity, we enable every pupil to become the best they can be. We champion the individual to explore, grow and excel.

On the retirement of Steve Burnham after seven years of outstanding stewardship, we seek an inspiring Bursar to provide strong financial, strategic and operational leadership. The appointee will ensure that our excellent all-round education is enhanced by outstanding support services and will lead a high performing multifunctional team. As a key contributor to whole school decision-making and as a strategic partner to our Head, Bill Penty, the appointee will serve on the Executive Leadership Team and Senior Leadership Team, and as Clerk to the Governors.

Our successful candidate will be an adaptable, collaborative and financially astute leader, possessing the organisational and interpersonal skills to lead a high level of operational delivery and develop staff in their roles. He or she will demonstrate a record of senior leadership and management experience with outstanding strategic, financial and commercial abilities, and an ethos of continuous improvement.

Trent College & The Elms is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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