Attendance Officer and Administrator, Maidstone, Kent

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Maidstone Grammar School for GirlsMaidstone, Kent
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Start date: February 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Kent Range 4 £16,968-£17,826 per annum pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Attendance Officer and Administrator

Required from February 2018 

Term Time: 37 hours per week, plus 37 negotiated hours

7.45am-3.15pm Monday

7.45am-3.45pm Tuesday, Wednesday Thursday and Friday

Kent Scheme Salaries Range 4: £16,968-£17,826 per annum pro rata

(Equating to £14,318-£15,042 per annum)

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and efficient Attendance Officer and Administrator to join our team of committed professionals. The successful candidate act as the school’s Attendance Officer and will provide a range of reception and administrative duties for the school. 

Strong IT skills are essential and a knowledge of SIMS (Schools Information Management System). Previous administration and receptionist experience in a busy front desk/switchboard role is highly desirable and experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage. Candidates should have a confident, helpful and professional manner.

Applicants will show a commitment to support the ethos of the school and an ability to implement its policies, including Safeguarding, Child Protection, Equal Opportunities and Health and Safety.

Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is a very successful selective girls’ school of over 1200 students with a mixed sixth form of approximately 320. The post offers the opportunity to work with intellectually able young people in a supportive and friendly environment. Staff benefits include strong support for professional development, as well as healthcare scheme.

“Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is an outstanding school” (Ofsted)

Full details and an application pack are available from the school’s website Applicants should complete the KCC application form and email, along with covering letter, to the Headteacher’s PA. If you require any additional information please contact Ms Starns, PA to the Headteacher via email:

Applications welcomed immediately

Closing Date:  8am on Tuesday, 16th January 2018

Interviews: Friday, 19th January 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

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More about Maidstone Grammar School for Girls
Address: Buckland Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0SF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1622 752103