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Wynstones School is a Steiner Waldorf School on a beautiful 11 acre campus in the Gloucestershire countryside. We are within commuting distance of Worcester, Stroud, Cheltenham and Bristol. We follow the Waldorf curriculum, providing all-round education for children aged 3 to 18 years. It’s a great time to join us and develop an education that focuses on the needs of the developing human being. We offer GCSE, A Levels and EPQ in our Upper School.

We are committed to inspirational, hands-on, creative education which fosters a lifelong love of learning and gives young people an outstanding preparation for life. Our aim is to nurture creative, confident, socially responsible young people who reach their full potential.


Director of Finance and Resources (DFR)


Responsible to:         The Principal

Salary:                       Competitive, depending on experience

Hours:                        Full Time, 52 weeks with flexibility to work outside of school hours

Contract type:            Permanent

The DFR will be accountable to the Principal for the School’s financial affairs, business modelling and management, marketing, administration, health and safety, premises and asset management.

The postholder will be a member of the school’s Executive Team who are accountable for the vision and practice of the entire school in offering a progressive, professional and outward looking Waldorf education.

The school is currently undergoing a period of intense renewal following an inadequate Ofsted inspection in January 2020, since which the school has been closed to students. A planned reopening in September 2020 has been deferred to September 2021, or earlier if it becomes possible, and the school’s provision, policies and pedagogy are undertaking a systemic renewal.

The successful candidate will become on architect of the school’s renewal, leading on and accountable for the school’s business, financial and estate operations and policies, and contributing to a management culture of integrated practice. Safeguarding and children’s wellbeing are a foundation of this practice and the DFR will be expected to show insight and clarity in this area, as well as supporting the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead in the fulfillment of their duties. 

The successful candidate will be values led and versatile, with a proven track record in business management.

Closing date: 26/6/20 Extended to 21/07/20. Interviews to be held 27/07/20

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