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Job Vacancies

We have two current vacancies: Finance Manager Delegate with the Salesians in Bolton and Business Manager with the Salesian Sisters in Blundellsands


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Salesians of Don Bosco UK
Registered Charity No. 233779
Finance Manager Designate

Salesian Provincial Office, Thornleigh House, Bolton
Salary range: At least in the range of £30-40,000pa (DOE)
35 hours per week

This is an exciting and varied role for an experienced and talented finance professional to work in the Charity sector and help to support our projects around the UK. The Finance Manager Designate will work alongside the retiring Finance Manager, providing support to all our works, communities, senior managers and Trustees, ensuring a detailed handover within the course of a year in line with our succession planning model.

The Salesians of Don Bosco UK is an international Roman Catholic religious order working with young people principally through education, youth work, retreat centres, parishes and outreach. The Head Office of the Registered Charity is based in Bolton and is a key support for the delivery of the charitable work of the Salesians. With an impressive record of staff retention, professional development opportunities, and employee satisfaction, this is a good opportunity to move to an organisation where you are appreciated and encouraged to develop.

You will enjoy working with figures from basic bookkeeping duties right up to the production and presentation of year end accounts. Your capacity to adapt and assume responsibility for all aspects of the role such as handling donations, processing Gift Aid, administering third party management of investment portfolios and managing the personal financial affairs of the Salesian priests and brothers is essential.

Experience of computerised accounts is also essential as is the ability to multi-task, be enthusiastic and self driven with a proven track record of proactively generating results in a demanding environment. As a people centered person you will be able to communicate effectively at all levels, work within the spirit of the Salesian ethos and will have a healthy ambition to acquire responsibility for all aspects of the role.

Other Benefits: Pension plan with long service loyalty award, childcare vouchers, support for ongoing professional development.


Download the application pack:

Letter to applicants

Background information

Job Description

Person Specification

Application form

Closing date: Thursday 26th April 2018

Application packs are also available from:

Mrs Anne-Marie Parkinson
Salesian Provincial Office, Thornleigh House, Sharples Park, Bolton, BL1 6PQ
Tel: 01204 600720
Email: amparkinson@salesians.org.uk
Website: www.salesians.org.uk



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Registered Charity Number, England 250888 & Scotland: SC039657



Business Manager (Full Time)

Blundellands, Liverpool, L23 8SP


Salary: £35,000—£42,000 

Closing Date: Friday 27 April 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Monday 14 May 2018


The Religious Order of of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, otherwise known as Salesian Sisters, is a registered charity working with young people.


We are seeking a dynamic Business Manager to take responsibility, under the direction of the Provincial Council, for the management and administration of our resources, including finances, personnel and properties. The post holder will ensure and promote good practice and financial compliance at the Provincial Offices and through appropriate support and oversight at the various Communities; support the Ethos and the charitable work of the Salesian Sisters; and give a comprehensive report to the Provincial Council on a monthly basis.


The successful candidate will have a degree or equivalent, together with a qualification in Business Management, and at least three years experience in business and financial management. You will have a methodical and organised approach to your work, and excellent spoken and written communication skills. You will be self-motivated, pro-active and willing to develop and to keep up to date with relevant policy and procedures associated with your responsibilities.


Application is by cv and covering letter.

For enquiries, please contact

Mrs Jan Harvey
Assistant to the Provincial Bursar

Tel: 0151 924 8212
e-mail: jhsalesian@gmail.com


Download the application pack:

Letter to applicants

Job Description

Person Specification






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