Personal Assistant to Chief Operations Officer, Wakefield

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust (OGAT)Wakefield

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible until 17 July 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 5 scp 12 – 17 (18,714 - £20,662 actual salary)
Contract term: Temporary

Due to the maternity leave of the current post holder, we are recruiting a PA to the Trust’s Chief Operating Officer.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust, seeks applications from experienced, outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to provide efficient and effective support to the COO. The role will also provide some support to the Trust Board and Executive Team.

The successful candidate will come from an administrative background. Previous experience of leading and motivating staff; providing clear vision and direction would be desirable though support will be provided.

Strong written and verbal communication skills with an ability to gain credibility at all levels are essential. Well-developed ICT skills and an understanding and ability to maintain confidentiality will be vital to the role.

Owing to the nature of the post, candidates should be flexible and appreciate attendance to evening meetings may be required.

As part of a growing multi-academy trust, the successful candidate will be well supported and have access to a range of high quality professional development through the Outwood Institute of Education.

To apply, please visit: > Careers.

Closing date: Midday on 18 October 2019.

Interview date: 22 October 2019.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 9.00am either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

More about The Outwood Grange Academies Trust (OGAT)
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Potovens Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2PF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1924 204350
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Chief Executive Officer: Martyn Oliver

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust was born out of the success of Outwood Grange: a large school with 2,200 students, which has achieved record results for the last decade, including 84% in English and Maths.&nb...