Administration Assistant, Cambridgeshire

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Kingsmere SchoolCambridgeshire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,185 per annum (FTE)
Contract term: Permanent

Kingsmere School

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (term time only)

We currently have a vacancy within our Regional Business Support Team for a full time, term time Administration Assistant at one of our sites near Little Downham. 

The successful candidate will provide an efficient and professional administration service ensuring business processes are effectively and resourcefully managed to support the delivery of a quality service. This is a varied role which will involve various administration duties and would suit a highly organised, motivated and multi-tasking individual.

This is a varied role which will involve various administration duties within the Education team including, but not inclusive of, reception, managing our student information system, petty cash, ordering, maintaining the school calendar, archiving, letters, post, policy updates and education reports.

The successful candidate would ideally have previous administration experience along with commitment, enthusiasm and excellent communication skills.

Priory Education and Children's Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.  With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support. The quality and appearance of our services create the first impression for young people and their families and our Business Support team take huge pride in ensuring the highest possible standards. 

Kingsmere School offers an integrated programme of education and therapy for boys with complex needs which include behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (also known as SEMH or BESD).

Our Benefits

  • Online discounts and cash back for high street to holidays
  • Free monthly £1,000 colleague lotto
  • We pay for your DBS
  • Career Pathways – Our commitment to your career progression
  • Amazing charity schemes
  • Free parking on site
  • Cash for colleagues - Earn money for friends you recommend
  • Priory Group pension.


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

More about Kingsmere School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Hundred Foot Bank, Plymoor, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2EL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1354 610503


Kingsmere School is an independent special day school with its own grounds in a rural location in Cambridgeshire. The school caters for school for boys aged from 11 to 16 years old with complex needs which include behavioural, emotional ...