Administrative Assistant - Safeguarding

The King John School, Benfleet

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Job Ref No. ECC5403-725S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Scale 3
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 30/06/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Administrative Assistant - Safeguarding

Required: Immediately

Monday, Wednesday 8.00am - 4.00pm,

Friday 8.00am - 3.30pm

Term time only

Scale 3 point range 5-6

Actual Annual Salary

£11,684 - £11,879 per annum

Are you looking to make a difference in your job role? Do you want to work as part of an inspiring team?

If so, The King John school could be the place for you!

Our PRIDE values are the heatbeat of The King John School - Positivity, Resilience, Integrity, Dignity and Equality. We are looking for an organised and methodical Administrative Assistant who will embrace our values and culture to ensure each and every one of our students receive the quality educational experience they deserve.

Here at King John our students are the heart of everything that we do.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who understands the importance and significance of safeguarding and confidentiality, as they will be the first point of contact and support for our Designated Safeguarding Leaders and those involved in safeguarding around the school.

This is a varied administration role which will involve management and upkeep of records, student files, collection of information relating to reported incidents, producing and distributing documentation for meetings, attending meetings to take minutes. Alongside communicating with parents, staff, students and external agencies.

You will need to have a proven track record of excellent ICT, administration, organisational, communication, record keeping and data analysis skills.

A good understanding of safeguarding and the referrals process is essential. Previous experience of working within the education sector is preferable.

For the right candidate we are happy to be flexible with the days and times advertised.

We can offer you:

· Enthusiastic, friendly and talented students

· A dedicated, experienced and hardworking team of staff with a strong sense of collective endeavor

· The opportunity to develop within a school which is supported by a highly effective Trust that is committed to staff wellbeing and development.

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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