OAKS School Bursar
Rey, 65, is the OAKS bursar. He is a local business man who was formally employed to help run a busy pharmacy in Bo. Prior to joining the family Chemists he worked in Freetown as a Civil Servant.
Rey is married with four grown-up children and a step-daughter. Two of his children live in Freetown and two in Bo, there is also a doctor son who lives in the UK, a practising Paediatrician.
Rey has been our bursar for six years, initially part-time and now in retirement, he more or less works for OAKS full time.
Rey handles all OAKS monetary transactions in Sierra Leone, paying our local Income Tax and National Insurance, collecting school development fees and supervising all expenditures, including staff wages. Our regular audits have found his accounting to be accurate and well recorded. He and Head Joe, make a great team.
Rey lives approximately 2 miles from school.