School Administrative Assistant - St Robert’s First School and Nursery

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/02/2019 12:00
£15,728 - £17,121
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Robert’s First School and Nursery
Post Number:
Closing date:
25 Feb
Further Information

We are looking for an experienced administrator to lead and manage our busy school office. The ideal candidate will already be working successfully in a school and will be looking for new challenges, or will have extensive relevant experience working in a related working environment.

The post holder will be expected to organise and supervise the administrative systems within the school whilst maintaining confidentiality at all times the post holder will contribute to the planning, development and monitoring of support services including the management of support staff.

The successful candidate will have
Respect for the Catholic school ethos and will support the management in developing this further
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
NVQ 4 or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline
An aptitude for quickly adapting to new IT systems including SIMs and have good clerical, administrative and financial experience
The ability to demonstrate all other essential criteria as set out in the person specification for the post.

This post is a permanent post. Variable hours contract 30-37hrs, initially to start on 35 hours per week, term time plus 10 days. Working hours will be 8:30 - 4:00pm Monday to Friday

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check is required for this post.

Further information about the school can be found on our website.

An application pack, including an application form, is available to download below.

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by post or by e-mail, no later than midday on 25 February 2019. If you send in your application by email, please ring the school to ensure that we have received it.

Visiting session: Thursday 14th and Friday 15th February 3.30pm
Closing Date: Monday 25th February (12pm)
Short Listing: Tuesday 26th February
Interviews: Friday 1st March

School Name: St Robert’s First School
Full address: Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland.
Postcode: NE61 1QF
Tel.: 01670 512031
e-mail: admin@st-roberts.northumberland.sch.uk
Website address: http://www.st-roberts.northumberland.sch.uk/website

Please note
This job is closed for applications.