Sixth Form Office Manager and PA to the Assistant Headteacher, Crowborough

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Beacon AcademyCrowborough

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,654 - £24,319
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, 52 weeks a year  

Single Status Grade 7-8, currently £20,654 - £24,319  

We are seeking applications from dedicated and hardworking professionals with a desire to work in a successful, thriving and supportive 11-18 Academy. This role will manage the day to day running of the Sixth Form Centre Office, providing an effective administrative function ensuring efficient operation using initiatives to continually improve the services provided by the Sixth Form Office Team. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and a genuine desire to help contribute positively to the life of our young people.

We are a split-site, rural, mixed 11-18 non-selective converter academy with approximately 1300 students, including over 250 students in our Sixth Form. We are situated centrally in Crowborough, on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are close to Tunbridge Wells and the South Coast.

We work meticulously to secure a culture of unapologetically high expectations that are underpinned by our collective, uncompromising belief and ambition for the students of Beacon Academy, and for the experienced, loyal, highly-skilled and highly-effective team of staff that teach them, allowing teachers to teach and students to learn in a school where leadership, management, behavior, safeguarding and welfare are all judged as outstanding. The Academy is committed to the development of both its staff and students.

In 2017 we achieved our best ever A-Level and GCSE results which now place Beacon Academy as the top performing school in Sussex and in the top 3% of schools nationally. Furthermore, in June 2017 we were one of only sixty-five schools nationwide to be awarded National Teaching School and National Support School designations, taking a leading role in recruiting and training new entrants to the profession. Our Headteacher, Ms Robinson is also a designated National Leader of Education and a Consultant Headteacher for East Sussex County Council.

The role is for 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year. This role is paid on Single Status Grade 7-8, currently £20,654 - £24,319 per annum. 

Deadline for applications: 10am on Monday 25 June 2018

If you would like more information on this role, or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the Human Resources department on 01892 603078 or email in the first instance. Please be advised that we do not accept curriculum vitae. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to DBS enhanced clearance, health checks and satisfactory references.

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More about Beacon Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Beeches Site, North Beeches Road, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2AS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1892 603000
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