Portland Place School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our children. All staff are trained in child protection. We ensure all candidates are properly police checked on appointment. The school will only accept fully completed application forms with three references and cv’s attached.
Join Portland Place an independent Secondary School – A Haven of Creativity
Portland Place School is a leading independent co-educational day school for children aged 10-16, located directly in the heart of the City of Westminster. It was founded with a particular purpose in mind: to be an alternative to the intense, large, examination focused independent day schools of which there are many in London.
Part of the Alpha Plus family of schools, Portland Place offers rigorous and tailored career professional development to meet the needs of staff progression, a diverse and experienced group of teachers who share their pedagogical practice and first class teaching & learning and pastoral care for students. With a recent change in Headship, Portland Place School is undergoing a transformation in our approach to learning. Our aim is to provide a real-life education where children are adaptable, empathic and are prepared for the 21st Century job market.
Alpha Plus Group offer permanent a variety of staff benefits including an Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), Season Ticket Loans and Eye Care Vouchers. To work at Portland Place is to be part of a dynamic and experienced administrative team.
Portland Place School is split over three sites and the successful applicant will at times be required to provide reception cover at any one of the three buildings, which are located within a short walk of each other.
The successful applicant will provide high quality, timely general administrative and reception duties for the school. Previous administrative experience in a secondary school desirable but not essential.
The post is full time, term time only plus three days (the three days are to be worked the first working day before each inset day at the start of each term). Working hours are 37.5 hours per week. The salary is an actual salary of £21,280.00 per annum (pro-rata 0.76 FTE of 1 FTE equivalent £28,000).
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At Alpha Plus schools and colleges we offer rewarding careers. Our teachers and staff are passionate about education and have a desire for personal development.
Alpha Plus is a values-led organisation that prides itself on its high expectations of all involved in the education process.
The successful candidate will meet all the requirements of the person specification, will receive strongly supported references and be subject to enhanced criminal record checks. All applications welcome regardless of age, gender, disability, ethnicity or religion but candidates must be fit and medically fit and have the right to work in the UK. Please view our school policies via the APG Portal.