Administration Assistant, GR 2, Primary, Birmingham

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Waverley SchoolBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,807 - £18,746 (Full Time, Pro-Rata, TTO)
Contract term: Maternity Cover

 Fixed term contract for up to 1 year to cover maternity

We are a Humanities Specialist College which became an all through school in September 2012. We achieved IIP Gold in December 2013. At Waverley we try to create an environment which allows everyone to develop mutual respect for each other and a respect for learning. 

This is an exciting time to join Waverley Education Foundation Trust. We have landmark buildings that provide everyone with state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training. 

We are looking for a highly motivated and committed individual to join our team as an Administration Assistant to cover maternity leave for up to 1 year. 

You will be responsible for dealing all aspects of administration for our Primary Team at Waverley School. The ideal candidate will need to be confident and able to communicate effectively with visitors, staff, pupils and other external agencies in a professional and courteous manner. Experience of using Microsoft Office especially word, excel and outlook is essential and it would be helpful if you have used CMIS and E-Portal. You will need to have excellent administration skills and have the ability to work effectively as part of a busy team. Previous experience of working in a school would be very beneficial, but not essential. Applicants must have a good customer service ethic, be flexible in their approach to work and ensure school protocols are adhered to at all times.

All applicants must be numerate and literate and educated to GCSE standard with an A* - C in English.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

The successful candidate will need to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the schools application form will be accepted.

Waverley School is committed to the protection and safety of its students. 

For an application pack please visit our website: 

The closing date for applications is 10.00 a.m. on Monday 23rd April 2018.  

Completed applications should be sent to Applications received after this date and time will not be considered. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. For further enquiries please call 0121 566 6607.

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More about Waverley School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: 311 Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B9 5QA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 566 6600
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