Administrative Assistant, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

The Morley AcademyLeeds

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: B1 (£17,391 - £18, 672 pro rata), actual starting salary £14,808
Contract term: Permanent

11-16 years 1540 students

Administrative Assistant

37 hours per week 8am to 4pm (early finish at 3.30pm Friday) 

Term time only + 5 days

B1 (£17,391 - £18, 672 pro rata), actual starting salary £14,808

Subject to 6-month probationary period 

The Morley Academy is seeking to appoint an Administrative Assistant to provide comprehensive support to the Administration Team. Reporting to the Administration Manager, you should be incredibly organised, efficient, personable and committed. This vacancy represents an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking, innovative and dynamic academy that works within the nationally renowned GORSE Academies Trust.

Key Skills:

  • Friendly and well organised team-player.
  • The ability to work on own initiative.
  • Able to prioritise workloads in a varied and fast paced environment.
  • Good telephone manner with parents/carers and other outside agencies.
  • Able to produce well-presented, accurate written documents.
  • Uses good interpersonal skills to work effectively with staff and students.
  • Works to deadlines and encourages others to do so.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and SIMS.
  • To work in partnership with colleagues throughout The GORSE Academies Trust.

An application pack which provides further details of the role is available to download directly from our website at, or by email to  Please note if you submit an  electronic application we will not require a hard copy.  CVs are not accepted.

Closing date: Friday 22 March (noon) 

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 25 March

The Morley Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children and we expect our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service Check. We promote diversity and aim to establish a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

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More about The Morley Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Fountain Street, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 0PD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 253 2952
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Recently accredited as a World Class School The Morley Academy is one of only 48 schools in the country to have the outcomes, attitudes and skills-sets of the student body recognised in this way.  We are extremely proud of this award and feel it...