Career Opportunities with Instructus

Do you want to make a difference to people’s lives?

We are always looking for talented people to join the Instructus team. If you’ve taken a look at what we do and would like to contribute to our goal of providing development opportunities to those in need, we would love to hear from you.

If you would like further information about any of the roles listed here please give us a call on 01536 738 631.

Current Vacancies


Head of Finance

We are looking for a hands-on, commercially minded, and talented Head of Finance to manage our financial activity and facilitate the delivery of our strategic goals. This role, which can be full-time or part-time, offers the flexibility to work from home but with a requirement to attend the office several times a month, so the successful candidate would need to be within a reasonable commuting distance of our Kettering office.

The Role

Reporting to the Chief Executive, the Head of Finance will be a key part of the Senior Leadership team and act as the lead finance representative for the organisation. This role will deliver on all financial responsibilities while focusing on building a commercial finance operation that challenges, supports, and partners.

This role, which has one direct report, will involve the production of all required accounts, ownership of budgeting and forecasting, and shaping the financial strategy. This role also functions as a commercial business partner for the organisation.

The role will involve reviewing our current outsourced financial service and bringing it in-house, optimising the service where possible.

What We’re Looking For

  • Financially qualified
  • Strong experience in a finance leader/management level role
  • Exceptional analytical skills with proven experience in business partnering
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Someone who wants to make a difference

What We Can Offer

Circa £55k per annum (pro-rata for part-time applicants) depending on experience, plus benefits including the option of flexible working hours, working from home opportunities, 5% matched pension scheme, and 27 days holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with length of service.

Application Process

To apply please email us at jobs@instructus.org with a short covering note and CV. Due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to unsuccessful candidates.

Instructus is an equal opportunities employer. No agencies.


Not Seeing the Right Opportunity?

We’re always on the look out for the brightest and best talent. If you have the skills and the drive to work towards our charitable aims, we would love to hear from you.

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