Cover/School Administrator, Mill Hill, Barnet

Closing date:

Copthall SchoolMill Hill, Barnet

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,427 - £19,235 p.a. incl depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Cover/School Administrator

36 hours per week (term time only+ two weeks)

SCP 18 – SCP 21 £17,427 - £19,235 p.a. incl depending on experience

Do you want to make an impact in a school that is moving forward with exciting times ahead?

This post is vital to the smooth running of the school timetable ensuring that all lessons are covered in the absence of teaching staff using the schools MIS. Other duties will include general secretarial and administration duties to support the HR/Office Manager. Experience of working within a school environment would be an advantage but is not essential as full training will be provided.

Candidates will need to demonstrate:

  • excellent IT Skills including word      processing, excel and data base
  • excellent communication skills both verbally and written
  • a willingness to be flexible 
  • the ability to work to tight deadlines 

and in return we offer candidates:

  • support, mentoring and professional learning appropriate to the post.
  • a forward looking, hardworking and enthusiastic team of staff with the desire and skills to improve outcomes.
  • the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the whole school

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange this. 

Do you want to make an impact in a school that is moving forward with exciting times ahead?

Copthall School is a culturally diverse and inclusive all girls Secondary School based in Mill Hill, Barnet. Our students’ enjoy a varied curriculum which embraces and supports different learning styles, abilities and talents. Our 2017 P8 measure of +0.82 places us in the top 4% in the country and our ALPs rating of 2 (post 16 performance measure), places us in the top 12% in the country. These results are a strong indication that Copthall is on a journey to renewed success.

Copthall School is committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. 

Appointment is subject to a clear DBS check to an enhanced level. 

Application forms are available from the School website: or by phoning the school office on 020 8959 1937. 

Completed forms should be returned directly to Copthall School at the above address or via email to

Closing date: Monday 19th March 2018 (12 noon) 

Job location

More about Copthall School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Pursley Road, Mill Hill, London, NW7 2EP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8959 1937
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11

Copthall School is a non-denominational girls' secondary school with sixth form in Mill Hill, north-west London. There are around 1,070 girls on the school roll, 197 of whom are enrolled in 16-19 study programmes. 

Alongside well-equipped classr...