Admin Assistant (Part time to cover maternity leave)

Maternity cover post, starting January 2024

Administrative Assistant  (part-time)

Scale 2, Points 4-5, £23,114 to £23,500 per annum (pro-rata), £12.01 to £12.25 per hour 

43.14 weeks per year. Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 12.30-4.30pm and Tues 8.30-4.30pm.

We are looking for a new part-time member of staff to join our friendly team to undertake general office duties, including dealing with enquiries, first aid (including care of an insulin-dependent child, for which full training will be given), lettings and dinner money, and generally to  help ensure the smooth running of the school reception area.

The successful applicant will have previous experience in a busy office, preferably in a school environment, and the ability to relate well to children and adults. They will have excellent communication, organisational, literacy, numeracy, ICT and data base skills. A flexible approach to working as part of a team and the ability to use initiative and adapt to new systems with a good sense of humour is essential.

The application pack is available below and consists of:

  • A letter for applicants
  • Job description and person specification
  • Application Form
  • Our Child Protection Policy
  • Our Policy on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its children and expect our staff to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

The closing date is Monday 27th November.  Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.