Head's PA, Petersfield, Hampshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Bedales Schools: DunanniePetersfield, Hampshire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21,943 to £23,409 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Location:  Bedales Pre-Prep School, Dunannie, Alton Road, Steep, GU32 2DP

Benefits:  On-site parking; free school lunches during term time; Life Assurance; Pension; Personal Accident Cover

Job details:

We are looking for an enthusiastic Head’s PA to provide comprehensive, confidential and efficient administrative support to the Head of Dunannie.

Diplomatic and discreet in approach, you will work on behalf of the Head on all day to day matters over a wide range of tasks, managing a complex and demanding workload and working to strict deadlines.

You must be flexible and adaptable, able to handle a wide range of secretarial tasks, and day to day challenges with skill and diplomacy. You must be naturally conscientious and thorough with a high level of commitment and sense of responsibility for delivery.

You will have experience as a Secretary or Personal Assistant to senior management with excellent secretarial and organisational skills. You will be a strong team player, have a good sense of humour, possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and have the ability to demonstrate initiative.

Being able to take decisions independently is essential, as is the ability to balance priorities, often under pressure.

The role is Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm, 8 hours per day which is equivalent to 40 hours per week up to a maximum of 38 weeks per annum. 

CVs cannot be accepted in lieu of an application form.  Candidates must apply directly to Bedales Schools via the Apply button on the Bedales website.

Further details regarding the post can be obtained from Sophie Martin, Assistant to the School Secretary, via email to smartin@bedales.org.uk

Closing date: 9.00am, Monday 21 January 2019

Interview date:  Tuesday 29 January 2019

Bedales is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all successful applicants will undergo safeguarding screening including an enhanced DBS and Barred List check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job location

More about Bedales Schools: Dunannie
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 8 years
Address: Alton Road, Steep, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 2DP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1730 260899
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Dunannie has been described as an "outpost of heaven down the road". The earliest years of a child's life are the most precious of all; their experiences will shape their future happiness. It is a magical time, full of discovery and excitem...