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Administration Assistant

Job Details:
Admin Grade 4, SCP 5-7, £16516 – 17184 actual per annum
(Full time equivalent £19312 – £20092)
37 hours per week, term time only plus five training days
(Monday-Thursday 8am-4pm, Friday 8am-3.30pm)

We currently have an Administration Assistant vacancy within our busy school office.

The job holder will be based on reception supporting our school community with their queries and providing administration and office support to the teaching staff and the Senior Leadership Team, undertaking a wide range of activities.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and proactive, you will have excellent communication and organisational skills.  You will be a confident team player with the ability to think creatively and offer solutions to meet ever changing needs. With a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills, you will continue to improve current systems and processes.

You will comply with and assist with the development of procedures relating to safeguarding, health and safety and data protection, reporting concerns to an appropriate person.

You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working in a busy office environment, ideally in education, plus a minimum GCSE grade C in Maths and English or equivalent.

Closing Date: 9am, Monday 22 February 2021

Job Description: Admin Assistant

Applications can only be accepted via a completed application form which can be downloaded here: Compass Support Application Form

Email completed form to: recruitment@sentamuacademy.org

Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance, the cost of which will be met by the Academy.  Sentamu Academy Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

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