Administrative Assistant, Stanley, Durham County

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Vision for Education LtdStanley, Durham County

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary

Administrative Assistant


£55.26 - £60.00 per day

January 2019 – July 2020

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint an Administrative Assistant to work in a local primary school in Stanley, County Durham starting as soon as possible. The school based in Stanley are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and positive Administrative Assistant to join a passionate, friendly and hardworking team.

The role

The desired candidate will have prior knowledge and experience working within a school office. A qualification with knowledge of using SIMs would also be of an advantage. Pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure will be carried out in relation to successful candidates. Two satisfactory employment references will also be required. This position will be part time, working 08:15 until 15:30 3 days a week. This will commence as soon as possible and will be long term for the right person.

The school

This average sized primary school is looking for a committed and successful Admin Assistant. Within this primary school ensuring pupils’ safety and personal development continues to be one of the school’s highest priorities. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive. 


To be considered for the Admin Assistant position, you will:

Hold a relevant administration qualification

Hold experience of working in a school office environment

Hold experience of liaising with parents, staff and outside agencies 

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education  

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.

Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).

Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).

Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.

FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350.

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a qualified Admin Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Newcastle primary team on 0191 267 4555.



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