Contract type
Permanent full time
35 hours per week (1.0FTE)
£17,593 (usual starting salary) - £19,552 per annum,
Summary description
After a period of change WEA have an exciting opportunity for a General Ledger Assistant to join a busy Finance team based in Leeds.



The Workers’ Educational Association is a charity and the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. We are a charity with a strong sense of social purpose, dedicated to bringing great teaching into the heart of local communities. All our educational provision is developed with this in mind and our courses can be set up almost anywhere – for example in clubs, community centres, village halls, schools, pubs or where people work.


We are looking to recruit a General Ledger Assistant to assist with all aspects of the Association’s general ledger tasks and responsibilities including bank reconciliations and accounting for fixed assets.

The post-holder will ensure timely and accurate processing of the ledger tasks and may be required to assist colleagues with general administrative support within the agreed procedures and with appropriate training.



We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension scheme – subject to eligibility. Please note holiday entitlement, including bank holidays is pro rata for part time staff.


Please ensure that your completed application is emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk, we encourage you to apply in advance of the given closing date as we reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received sufficient number of applications.

Further information and an application pack for the above post are available electronically from our website http://wea.org.uk/jobs




WEA are proud to be a living wage employer.


The WEA is committed to promoting Equality and Diversity in its employment

practices and service delivery.


Registered charity number 1112775. Company limited by guarantee in England and Wales no. 2806910.

Registered Office: 4 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4XW

Closing date and time