Vacancies - April 22

Part Time Finance Officer

We are looking to appoint a part time Finance Officer to support our Finance and Estates Manager in a varied role which will include Payroll and Financial Processing. The role is offered as 27 (0.79 FTE) hours per week which will be delivered flexibly each month. Experience of using SAGE is essential and the role would suit someone with AAT or equivalent qualifications. We offer great working conditions and excellent terms and conditions. So, if you are looking for a challenging role working for an organisation delivering excellent levels of customer service then this could be the for you. Full details of the job role and person specification are contained within the Job Description and applications should be completed using the application provided.

Closing date for returned applications is 10th May and interviews will take place on 20th May.

Job Description

Application Form

Please send your application or any enquiries to Martin Sissons 


Admin Office 

Watts Almshouses

Maidstone Road

Rochester, Kent


01634 842194

Join our Board and help those in need in Rochester

This is an unremunerated role, however, any reasonable out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed.

The Charity provides for those in need within the boundaries of what was the City of Rochester. The Charity is responsible for the provision of almshouse accommodation and offers support to those in need through the awarding of grants. To this end the Charity has to manage a significant property portfolio and an investment portfolio to ensure it can maintain the quality of its services.

The Charity currently has a total of 27, (12 full-time and 15 part-time) staff responsible to the Clerk/Chief Officer for the running and operation of the services both internally and externally.

Required qualifications:
Ideally he/she will be a professional with skills in either employment law, finance or estates management and should have the necessary skills or experience to play a full part in the governance of the charity. No previous Board experience is necessary. We are interested in hearing from people with a range of skills, not just those highlighted above.

The new Trustee is expected to attend eight Board meetings a year, plus up to four Committee meetings a year. All meetings commence at 10:00am and last no more than two hours.

If you would like to apply for this role please call 01634 842194 or send an email to to request an application pack.