Administration Assistant, Level 3

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/03/2019 12:00
£18,795 - £19,945 per annum, pro rata (actual: £15,133 - £16,059 per annum)
Hours per week:
35 hours per week, term time only plus 5 training days
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Thomas Bewick School, Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2LW
Post Number:
Closing date:
28 Mar
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Thomas Bewick School
Linhope Road
West Denton
Newcastle upon Tyne

35 hours per week (8.30am – 4pm), term time only plus 5 training days
Fixed term to 31 August 2020

Thomas Bewick School is seeking to appoint an administrative assistant with relevant experience (in a school or similar environment) to join our busy, friendly admin team, to start on Monday 3 June.

The successful applicant will be expected to work at either of the school’s sites as required. (Site 1 on Linhope Road, Site 2 on West Denton Way.) The successful applicant will be expected to be able to manage their own workload and respond to the many interruptions of a busy school office. The successful applicant needs to be committed, flexible and motivated in their work. Training and support will be provided to the successful applicant.

Thomas Bewick School is a successful specialist school for pupils aged between 3 and 19 years with autism and pervasive developmental disorders. Ofsted reported the school as being ‘good’ in April 2016.

Thomas Bewick School will become an academy on 1 April 2019 and will be part of PROSPER Learning Trust (a multi academy trust).

The school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and go through a range of other recruitment checks.

As this post involves working with children and dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage, even if you indicate otherwise.

Application packs are available from the school website: or from the School Business Manager, Mrs J McCreery at the above address, on receipt of a stamped addressed large letter envelope.

Completed application forms must be returned to Mrs McCreery by post – emailed applications will not be accepted.

Closing date: Thursday 28 March 2019 at 12noon.

Interviews will be held during week commencing 22 April 2019.

Please note: if you have not heard from us by 5 April 2019 please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.