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Procurement Assistant

20 Jun 2019   |   Wellspring Academy Trust   |   Up to £20,400 (subject to qualifications and experience)


Salary  Up to £20,400 (Subject to qualifications and experience.)
Duration of Post Permanent
Start Date ASAP
Reporting to Finance Officer
Work Commitment 37.5 hours, 52 weeks per year
Closing Date Wednesday, 3rd July at 5pm


Wellspring Academy Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with 23 Academies across Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and the Humber. The Trust also provides a range of extended services, including mental health for the NHS, social care services for young adults and outreach behaviour and care support services. As a Trust we are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and communities we serve.

In order to support the ongoing growth of the Trust we are seeking to recruit a Procurement Assistant to support our Procurement Manager through undertaking purchasing of goods and services for all the Academies across the Trust. The role will include engagement and negotiation with suppliers; maintaining positive supplier relationships; along with undertaking some general day to day financial administration as required. We are interested in hearing from people who:

  • have a background in the purchasing of goods and services;
  • are self-motivated, customer focused and organised;
  • enjoy working as part of an inclusive team.

The role provides an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to develop a career in supporting Academies within a growing Multi Academy Trust.



Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities


How to apply

Please submit completed applications to or to Human Resources, Wellspring Academy Trust, Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW

For informal enquiries, please contact Joanna Hague or Lorraine Ford on 01226 720743.


Disclosure & Barring Service

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal record check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

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