Administrative Assistant – Student Support

The King John School, Benfleet

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Job Ref No. ECC5403-567S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Scale 2-3
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 26/06/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Administrative Assistant - Student Support

Fixed Term 1 Year

Required: Immediate start

Pay Scale 2-3 point 3-5

Actual Annual Salary £14,837- £15,436

35 hours Monday - Friday 8.30am - 3.30pm

Part time hours

Term time only

Are you organised, methodical and forward thinking in your approach to your work?

If so this post could be for you. We are seeking an enthusiastic, hard-working and reliable Administrative Assistant to join and support our Student Support team. The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience of working within a school, although this is not essential.

The successful candidate will need to be able to multi-task, be adaptable, flexible, able to work under pressure to multiple deadlines using their own initiative whilst remaining calm and organised.

Ability to problem solve and ensure that the team is supported at all times. Excellent administration, literacy, numeracy, attention to detail, communication and ICT skills are essential. This role may also involve covering the Student Services reception area at times.

We can offer you:

· A dedicated and experienced hardworking team of staff

· Enthusiastic, friendly and talented students

· The opportunity to develop within a highly effective multi academy trust

You will need to:

· Have a minimum of GCSE English and maths to Grade C or equivalent qualification and a sound academic background.

· Be a good and effective communicator at all levels

· Be open minded, creative and inspirational in your style

· Commit to working collaboratively with colleagues and students

· Possess a good working knowledge of ICT

· Have successful recent experience working with children of the relevant age range and previous classroom experience (desirable but not essential)

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Angie Roberts
Shipwrights Drive
Thundersley, Benfleet
Essex, SS7 1RQ
Telephone: 01702 558284

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