Administrator (Secondary )
Full time (Term-Time Only)
Required from September 2019
Do you want to be part of a team that transform the lives of young people?
As a new all-through school, Goresbrook School is attempting to do the seemingly impossible; ensure all young people, regardless of background, have the real option to succeed at a top university. Goresbrook School is an exciting new school that opened in 2016. Tenacious in approach, our team are committed to transforming the lives of students and do so through unwavering belief, positivity, creativity, hard work and collaboration. Many of us are TeachFirst Ambassadors but regardless of our how we came into the profession we are all determined to leave a lasting legacy.
We are looking to recruit an experienced administrator to join our growing team and assist in a variety of administrative roles. You will be working alongside our current administrators, and the Secondary teaching team, undertaking a variety of day-to-day administrative duties. You will need to be pro-active, organised, enthusiastic and able to use your initiative. As part of a small and growing team, you will have a range of responsibilities including helping to design processes and systems for various aspects of the Secondary school.
As part of a busy school environment, the ability to deal with pupil, parents and visitors, in a polite and helpful manner is essential.
The vacancy represents an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious organisation that works within the nationally renowned United Learning Trust. We would welcome applications from candidates who are eager to play an important role in the future of our school.
What we offer as a school:
- Clear purpose. We are all here to make a real difference to students lives
- An environment in which student behaviour is exemplary
- Year groups of 120 students. We are a small school and pride ourselves on knowing our students
- Weekly in-school CPD
- External CPD programmes
- Opportunities for promotion and development
We currently have 360 students, years 7, 8, 9 and 10. In September 2019, we will have 480 pupils. We will continue to grow each year until we are at full capacity, 720 students including our Sixth Form. Whether you are an outstanding experienced pastoral practitioner looking for a new challenge, or someone seeking your first role in education, you will play a key part in the school’s development. You could play a part in leading and shaping the vision and future of our school for many years to come.
If you align with our vision, values, and are committed to ensuring that ‘disadvantaged’ does not dictate educational outcomes, then you will greatly enjoy working at Goresbrook.
You are very welcome to visit us, even if you do not end up applying for the post. We are 20 minutes on the tube from Mile End, and just 15 minutes’ drive from East London.
How to apply: Click apply or email HR@goresbrookschool.org.uk to help with your enquiry.
Closing date: Thursday 27th June 2019 at 9.00am
Interviews: 5th or 8th July 2019
United Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.