Trust Board Vacancy - Finance, Human Resources (HR) and Premises

Trust Board Vacancy – Finance, Human Resources (HR) and Premises

The Olive Tree is a small, yet successful, single academy trust based in Bolton, Greater Manchester. As part of the development of our trust we have a vacancy for a trustee with experience of finance, HR and premises to join our trust board in order to support our mission and vision, as follows:

Our vision:

To be a family of schools, cultivating success through shared values of ambition, innovation, collaboration and compassion.

Our mission:
To collaborate with like-minded schools using an evidence-based approach of innovation that promotes excellence and social-justice, enabling every pupil to succeed in their learning and in life.

Time commitment:
Our finance committee meets 4 times a year and feeds in to our full board meeting – which also meets 4 times a year. The time commitment is approximately 1.5 hours per meeting (or 5-8 hours per month including time to review governance paperwork) and although voluntary in nature, provides trustees with the rewarding opportunity to contribute to the growth and development of a highly successful single academy trust in Bolton, Greater Manchester.

Interested in being a part of our success story?
For further information please review the attached information pack – or email our business manager, Mr Abdul Musa:

Alternatively, to submit an application, please complete the electronic form using the following link:
As with all governance roles, the ideal candidate should be passionate about bringing about positive change to the lives of children whilst adhering to the Nolan principles of public life.

If you are successful in joining our team,  we will endeavour to provide you with a unique and rewarding experience in return.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education, all posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references, and an online search will be carried out as past of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

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