DBS1637/22 Admin Assistant - Monkseaton High School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/07/2022 10:00
£16,732.55 - £17,370.59 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Monkseaton High School, Seatonville Road, Monkseaton, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9EQ
Number of posts:
Closing date:
8 Jul
Further Information

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, self-motivated and flexible individual, who will act as a first point of contact for students, staff, parents and visitors and to work within our administration team.

The post holder will:
• Provide a friendly and professional welcome to the school
• Provide core administrative functions to support staff and students
• Assist with the smooth running of the school admin team by working flexibly in support of colleagues as required
• Work with a degree of initiative and organisational capability

The post holder will have an understanding of school systems and processes and experience of working with a range Microsoft Office packages. Experience in the use of SIMS.net would be beneficial.

The successful candidate needs to be extremely well organised, have the ability to prioritise work and ensure that deadlines are met. The ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team is essential. Previous experience of working in a school environment is desirable.

This post is advertised as 37 hours per week (term time plus 195 days); although applications for job share (part time) will be considered. This is a permanent position.

Application forms should be returned to the school by 10am Friday 8 July 2022. Your application may be submitted either electronically to: recruitment@monkseaton.org.uk or in paper form marked for the attention of Mrs MA Dowson, School Business Manager. Paper copies to be sent to Monkseaton High School, Seatonville Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9EQ.

Please ensure you complete the entire application form and provide a covering letter that responds to the guidance provided or your application will not be considered. CV’s will not be accepted.

Monkseaton High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Application forms and further details are available on our website www.monkseaton.org.uk
If you require any further information about this post please contact Marie-Anne Dowson Marie-Anne.Dowson@monkseaton.org.uk 0191 2979700.