Administrative Officer, Alperton, London

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Alperton Community SchoolAlperton, London

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Start date: A.S.A.P
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 4 £19,725 – £21,773 Inc. London weighting (Pro rata £17,735 - £19,577 actual p.a.)
Contract term: Permanent


We are a large, mixed, 11-18 academy with over 300 students in our sixth form. Due to our increased popularity as a school, we will expand our roll from 10 to 12 form entry in September 2018. Alperton Community School is proud to be an inclusive comprehensive school with a student intake that reflects a wonderfully diverse and vibrant local community. Our most recent Ofsted rating in July 2016 recognised the school as Good with Outstanding Leadership and Management. 

The school achieved its best ever set of GCSE results in 2017. The percentage of students achieving five good GCSEs (Grade 4+/A*-C) including English and maths has increased by 22% over the last four years and now stands at 64%. In 2016 and 2017 the school has been ranked in the top 5% of schools nationally for student progress at GCSE (Progress 8 = +0.51), and ranked in the top 1% for maths and the top 9% for English. The school has been graded in the highest category “well above average” in both 2016 and 2017 DfE Performance Tables. 

We are very fortunate to have opened a new school building in January 2017. The new building has 83 new classrooms with purpose-built specialist Drama, Music, Art and DT facilities, as well as 14 Science laboratories, 10 ICT rooms and new outdoor sports facilities. Every classroom has state of the art ICT facilities.

Alperton Community School is currently featuring in the media as one of our home-grown Art teachers, Andria Zafirakou, has won the $1m Global Teacher Prize 2018. The school also won the TES Maths Department of the Year 2017 and is one of only 100 schools in the country to hold the Inclusion Quality Mark Centre of Excellence. 

The Role  

We are looking to appoint well organised, proactive, enthusiastic, and committed individual with strong interpersonal, communication and ICT skills for the following position within our School Office Team. 

In return we offer a competitive salary, childcare vouchers, pension scheme along with great opportunities for continuous professional development. You will have an opportunity to work with other dynamic, energetic, hardworking and forward looking professionals.

The Person

You will mainly need to provide secretarial and administrative support as part of the School Administration team. You will be flexible and have the ability to work independently and as part of a wider admin team.

  • Do you enjoy making a difference to the working environment for others? 
  • Do you  have a successful track record working in an office environment and      providing secretarial support? 
  • Are you a professional seeking to return to work? 
  • Are you First Aid trained?

If so, then this job could be for you. 

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More about Alperton Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Upper-school site, Stanley Avenue, Wembley, Middlesex, HA0 4JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8902 2038