Senior Administrator/Personal Assistant to Headteacher
(Includes administrative and secretarial support to SLT and Business Manager)
Salary: NJC 16-20 – £23,369 – £25,295
Full-time, all year round, permanent position to commence asap.
As a key role within the academy’s Business Support Team the successful applicant will have extensive, proven, administrative and secretarial experience.
The post holder will be responsible for all administrative and secretarial requirements ensuring efficient and effective support to the Headteacher in managing and leading Washington Academy. The post holder will also provide administrative and secretarial support to the Business Manager for all human resource, personnel and recruitment matters and manage and support whole school events and functions. The post holder could also be requested to support any delivery area with the academy’s Business Support Service within the remit of the salary grade.
The post holder will be expected to show absolute confidentiality and discretion at all times.
Flexibility to work occasionally early or late as necessary in response to diarised commitments and non-diarised occasions/events only where support of the Headteacher is paramount. The post holder will also be expected to work to ensure the Headteacher is provided with an efficient and effective recruitment program and whole school functions/events are suitably devised and managed and delivered.
We believe, by developing positive relationships within our academy community, as well as with all stakeholders, we can more positively impact upon the education of the whole child. The successful candidate should subscribe to this belief and be prepared to move forward with us along our continuing improvement journey, thereby assisting the Academy to improve the life chances of the young people in our care.
Washington Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure procedures.
If you know that you can contribute to moving our academy forward during this important time of change and development in education and believe that you can bring something unique to the post then please download an application pack below. Applications should be submitted for the attention of the Business Manager, to Ms G Cuthbertson at email@example.com.
Closing date: Midday Friday 5th April
Interview date: TBC
PLEASE NOTE: If you have not been contacted by the morning of 8th April 2019, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We are unable to provide feedback on individual applications. Applications received after the closing time stated will not be considered.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT C.V’S.