Administration and Cover Manager, Brighton

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Varndean SchoolBrighton

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Start date: 01/01/2019
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Salary £26,470 to £30,756, pro rata – actual starting salary £22,398 to £26,024
Contract term: Permanent

Administration and Cover Manager

Salary Grade SO1/S01  Points 29-34

Hours: 37 hours per week, term time (39 weeks) - 7.30am-3.30pm Mon-Fri

Varndean School’s vision for World Class education means we have a continuing focus on excellent customer service and the delivery of the very best administration services. Our Administration & Cover Manager will be a pivotal figure in all of this, overseeing a  small team of reception and administrative staff and managing our sickness absence cover systems. A skilled administrator, you will be the liaison point for all key administrative processes within the school, and your customer service skills will set the standard for our Varndean community. 

If you are interested in taking on this pivotal role, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Hilary Goldsmith, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email:  

The closing date is 7am on Monday, November 19th and interviews are currently scheduled for later that week. We reserve the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of the closing date, should an exceptional candidate apply. 

NJC Grade SO1/2 Points 29-34. 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time only).

Salary £26,470 to £30,756, pro rata – actual starting salary £22,398 to £26,024

Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.  

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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More about Varndean School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Balfour Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6NP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 561281
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