Darwen St James' C.E. Primary Academy are seeking to appoint an Administration Assistant to manage the day to day office functions of our busy Academy. As part of a small team you will support the wider school functions using your experience and initiative to ensure robust systems and processes are developed and followed as well as being the welcoming face of the Academy to parents and visitors. Excellent communication skills coupled with sound ICT knowledge and the ability to adapt are critical in this demanding but rewarding position.
This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced administrator looking for a role in an education setting or an aspiring School Business Manager seeking a pathway for professional development. You will be joining our Academy and the wider Cidari Multi Academy Trust at an exciting period of development and growth. You will bring your own personality and unique skill set to lead the administrative function, having real impact and supporting the Headteacher and colleagues in the drive to improve outcomes for our pupils.
The successful candidate must be able to establish positive relationships with all children, parents and members of staff. Being professional, approachable, efficient, creative and well-organised are essential criteria.
Visits to the school prior to application are welcome. Please contact the school office to arrange a mutually convenient time.
Closing date: Friday 17th September 2021
Proposed interview date: Week commencing Monday 27th September 2021
Darwen St James' C of E Primary Academy
Blackburn with Darwen
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Primary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 3 - 11 years