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£20,092 - £22,183
Schools - Support
Elemore Hall School
Required for 1st September 2021 (or sooner if possible)
Salary Grade 5 £20092 - £22183
Due to the promotion of the current post holder we have a vacancy for a high quality Administration Officer to join our team on the Elemore site.
Elemore Hall School is a LA maintained special school for secondary aged pupils with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. Many of our pupils have additional general or specific learning difficulties. From September 2021 the school will be based on three sites across County Durham offering education for up to 186 pupils in total.
The role of the successful applicants will combine the following main elements:
1. Providing administrative and financial support for the school;
2. Ordering supplies, stock and equipment;
3. Managing petty cash;
4. Updating SIMS;
5. Maintaining Pupil Administration files;
6. Occasional reception duties.
Applicants must have a good basic education (minimum 4 GCSEs grade A-C including Mathematics and English – or equivalent), experience of employment in a finance/administration/personnel centred role and a genuine interest in working in an education setting. Applicants must also be confident in meeting visitors and answering the telephone.
Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to visit our school website www.elemorehallschool.com/contact-us/staff-vacancies/ for more essential information about the school and the post and also to find the application form.
All applications must be made on the standard application form, applicants should also include a letter of application outlining why they would like to work at Elemore Hall School and what they would bring to the post. Following Safer Recruitment guidelines, only candidates who achieve enhanced DBS clearance, pass a health check and have at least two supportive references (including most recent employer) will be eligible for employment. Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
We encourage potential candidates to visit the school before applying so that they can have a look around and get a feel for the place.
Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.
The post is not open to job share.
Closing date 11.00pm Wednesday 23rd June.
Interviews week beginning Monday 28th June.
Elemore Hall School