Bursar's PA, Reading

Closing date:

Leighton Park SchoolReading

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary is competitive and will depend on your skills and experience
Contract term: Permanent

HMC Co-educational boarding and day school for students aged 11-18.

Bursar’s PA

To start as soon as possible

This is a varied and interesting full time PA role in which you will provide essential administrative and secretarial support to the Bursar who is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management and effective delivery of the School support services, including Finance, Estates, Facilities, HR, Health and Safety and IT.

Your strong organisational and IT skills, attention to detail, tact, discretion, high levels of initiative coupled with your ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines will ensure the smooth running of the Bursar's office; whilst providing an efficient and discreet service to fellow staff members ensuring confidential and sensitive matters are dealt with in the appropriate manner.

Ideally, you will be an experienced PA with school-based experience, although this is not essential.  You should have excellent communication and IT skills, with a knowledge of iSAMS or similar databases being very beneficial.  

Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere that creates achievement with values, character and community.  Founded on Quaker principles, we seek to inspire each student to fulfil their academic and personal potential and be reflective, purposeful adults.  We appoint candidates who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form or download an application pack from our website and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

Closing date for applications: Midday, 9th March

Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; therefore, the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

More about Leighton Park School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Quaker
Address: Shinfield Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 7ED, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 118 987 9600
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Leighton Park School is a successful, forward looking independent (HMC) day and boarding school for approximately 480 pupils aged 11-18. Set in more than 60 acres of magnificent parkland, the school has a Quaker heritage, balancing commitment to acad...