Stamford Welland Academy is a coeducational secondary school located in Stamford, Lincolnshire with academy status from 2014 with Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust.
The ideal candidate for this role will be an innovative, hardworking and enthusiastic PA who will be required to make a significant contribution to the successful leadership, management and administration of Stamford Welland Academy and its day-to-day efficiency by assisting the Headteacher and leadership team in supporting them to secure positive outcomes for our students.
You will have a minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience and have high level administration skills as well as being computer literate with good keyboard skills. It is desirable that you are educated up to A level or equivalent standard with previous experience of staff supervision and working within a school or college environment, but this is not essential.
Leading on HR services in the school will be a fundamental part of this role and will include managing all recruitment processes (including safer recruitment checks), contractual issues, sickness absence and maintaining the Single Central Record for Ofsted requirements therefore you will be a highly organised and self-motivated person with problem solving skills and high attention to detail and accuracy. You will have demonstrable good verbal and written communication skills with an ability to meet deadlines whilst being adaptable to changing work patterns and practices.
The successful candidate will manage the reception and site team staff, ensuring that communication with parents and the public, and the marketing of the school (checking letters, website development, social media, newsletters and the prospectus) are of a high standard and the site is always safe and compliant. You will be able to build relationships with key stakeholders at all levels to offer education focussed solutions, putting students at the heart of all decision making.
Stamford Welland Academy and Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust are committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check. We expect all adults who work for the Trust to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our students.
If you have any queries regarding this post, please contact Ellie Buchanan, Support Services Manager at EBuchanan@stamfordwellandacademy.org
Benefits are: Competitive pension, Free Parking, Employee Assistance Programme
Closing Date: 9am, 20th June 2019
Interview dates: Week Commencing 24 June 2019