Administrative Assistant

Purfleet Primary Academy, Purfleet

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Job Ref No. ECC8832002-71S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Band 3
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 23/02/2018 Midday Date of Interviews: W/C 26th February 2018  

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Purfleet Primary Academy

Tankhill Road, Purfleet-on-Thames, Essex, RM19 1TA

Tel 01375 659900


Administrative Assistant

Salary - Band 3 Point 10-16, starting salary £16,541 (actual salary £14,530)

37 hours per week, term time only (inc. non-pupil days)

8.00am - 4.00pm

We are looking for someone who:

can work within in our small and busy school office, and be an efficient and effective member of the administration team;
can uphold an approachable and friendly reception whilst maintaining professional standards;
can provide general clerical and administration duties which will include welcoming visitors to the school, answering and dealing with telephone enquiries, selling school uniform, word processing, photocopying and filing;
is SIMS experienced;
has previous experience of working in a busy, professional, educational environment.

A high level of confidentiality is essential.

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school and visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact Lorraine Sharpe on 01375 659900 to make an appointment. Purfleet Primary Academy is conveniently located close to the M25 and other major transport links.

For further details or an application pack, please contact Mrs Lorraine Sharpe, Purfleet Primary Academy, Tank Lane, Purfleet, Essex, RM19 1TA.

Tel: 01375 659900


Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd February 2018

Interviews: Week commencing 26th February 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment procedures and all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the School

This is a very exciting time to be part of Purfleet Primary Academy. Standards are rising, pupil numbers are increasing and following the completion of our current building project, our facililities will be amongst the best in the area.

Our Headteacher took up post in March 2014, and heads an enthusiastic and committed school leadership team who are leading the drive to raise standards. We are a friendly and supportive school where the children come first and everyone works hard to improve outcomes for all. Our children are encouraged to be the best they can be at all times and their safety and well-being is, of course, paramount. If you want to join a school where all staff believe that no child's past or present circumstances should determine their future, why not come and join us?

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Mrs Nicki Cocks
Tank Hill Road, Purfleet
Essex, RM19 1TA
Telephone: 01375 659900

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