Junior Administration Assistant, Bushey, Hertfordshire

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Bushey Meads SchoolBushey, Hertfordshire

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Start date: October 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16755 pa - £17173 pa plus £857 fringe
Contract term: Permanent

 Are you a calm, confident, reliable person with a ‘can-do’ attitude?

Do you have strong administration and communication skills?

If so, you might be just what we are looking for! We want to recruit a Junior Administration Assistant from October 2018. You will join the established Pastoral Team and provide general administrative and secretarial support. Amongst other duties the role will include dealing with student enquiries, organising student lockers, preparing weekly reports and working closely with the pastoral team to provide administrative support for year 6 to 7 transition. 

The post is for 37 hours per week working from 8.00am to 4.00pm and is term time + 1 week to include 5 INSET days. The salary for this role is APT & C Points 9 to 12, depending on experience and skills, + fringe (currently £16,755pa to £17,173pa+ £857pa), paid pro-rata for the hours worked. (Actual salary range - £14,248pa to £14,603 + £728pa). Applicants should be educated to post 16 level or above and have a high degree of common sense. Experience of working with young people is desirable but the willingness to undertake suitable training is essential. 

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work. The school is ranked as the 5th most popular school in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising. We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk. 

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT) from September 2018. For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website www.busheymeads.org.uk along with further information about the school. Alternatively, please contact the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

If you are interested in applying for this position please submit a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal. Completed application forms should be returned to the school by post or by email to: vacancies@busheymeads.org.uk. Please note that CV’s alone and late applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date for applications: Monday 24th September 2018 (midday) 

 Interviews: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about Bushey Meads School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coldharbour Lane, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 4PA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8950 3000
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About us:

Bushey Meads School is part of the highly successful Bushey St James Trust; a growing Multi Academy Trust in leafy Bushey, Hertfordshire. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by, bus routes are only a short walk...