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Job details
Employer Woodkirk Academy
Location Leeds
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts January 2016

37 hours per week (year round contract)
Starting salary £17,891
Closing date: 12 noon Tuesday 6 December 2016

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Administrator to join the support team at our successful, well established maintained Academy. The post holder will be responsible for providing general administration support to staff in the school, as well as liaising with parents and students on a regular basis.

To succeed in the role you will be a competent administrator with a strong team working ethic and excellent IT skills. Ability to communicate effectively with students, staff and parents, work to deadlines and remain calm in a busy environment are all essential for the post. Experience of working with SIMS and/or in a school environment would be advantageous.

Woodkirk Academy has a proud record in academic, intellectual, social and sporting, musical, dramatic and community developments. Our latest Ofsted report (November 2013) quoted ‘‘the quality of care and quality of pastoral care and welfare arrangements are outstanding”. We enjoy an excellent reputation as an employer and our ethos and working practices have allowed us to earn and retain Investors in People Gold Status in June 2015 - “People discuss their pride in working at Woodkirk; they describe it as the best place to work”.

Application packs can be downloaded from our website www.woodkirkacademy.co.uk or obtained from the school by telephone on 0113 887 3607.

All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, two references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check (DBS), medical clearance and provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK and evidence of qualifications.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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