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Administrative Assistant

Drayton Manor High SchoolEaling


Salary - £19,770-£20,125 (FTE £22,467-£22,869)

Grade 3 Range 5-6

Term-Time, plus 4 additional days (40 weeks per year)

We are seeking to appoint for September an Administration Assistant to work as part of our Administration Team.

This is a key role within the school in supporting staff to help provide the best possible experience for students. The successful applicant will be a confident and clear communicator, with administrative experience and excellent IT skills. You must be able to handle a variety of tasks quickly, efficiently and calmly. Experience of working within an education setting would be desirable. A full range of duties and responsibilities can be found in the job description.

Drayton Manor recognise and value continued professional development and as such, training opportunities will be made available to you throughout your career with us.

Drayton Manor is a heavily oversubscribed, diverse, vibrant and successful school with proud traditions and an excellent reputation. Our school motto of ‘Nec Aspera Terrent - hardships do not deter us,’ is at the heart of our ethos and we live this vision every day in our work with our students and everything that we do.

Candidates who have extremely high expectations and are keen to take a full and active role in the life of the school are encouraged to apply. This role requires excellent communication skills, meticulous attention to detail and a firm commitment to upholding the ethos, values and expectations of the school.

Student achievement is high with our most recent provisional progress score at GCSE placing us in the top 10% of schools nationally.

We offer

• The opportunity to work for an organisation which is values driven and places our students at the centre of everything we do

• The opportunity to work with fantastic students who are aspirational and driven to succeed

• Access to high quality CPD and support with career progression

• Magnificent buildings and an attractive and harmonious working environment

• An exciting opportunity to be involved in shaping the future direction of the school

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

For further information and to apply, please visit our website. 

The closing date is 12 noon,  22nd September 2021

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

No agencies or CVs.

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