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College office Administrator - Full Time, Year Round

St Dunstan's CollegeLewisham

The College wishes to appoint an outstanding administrator to join our well-established and experienced administrative team. We are looking for a highly organised and efficient individual to work closely with the Head of Operations (Administration), to successfully deliver excellent customer service to all stakeholders.

The successful candidate will be located in the busy main College Office and will need to understand the importance of accuracy and timely communication, whilst juggling several administrative priorities. They will be competent in the use of IT packages, including Microsoft 365.

This position is ideal for an expert administrator who likes a varied role in a fast-paced environment, who can use their administrative skills to support pupils and staff.

Application Closing Date: 0900 Monday 6 December 2021

Longlisted Interviews: Thursday 9 December 2021 (Online)

Shortlisted Interviews: Tuesday 14 December 2021 (Onsite)

Early applications are advised as the College reserves the right to appoint at any stage during the application process. 

Completed application forms and cover letters must be emailed to hr@stdunstans.org.uk.

St Dunstan’s College reflects the diverse location in which it is situated. In a recent review of our racial diversity by ‘Flair Impact’, we were found to be the most racially diverse school out of their client base of over 30 British independent schools. We see diversity to be of intrinsic and essential value to the contemporary, ambitious and forward-thinking education we offer at St Dunstan’s. We encourage applications from people who share this view, and from professionals of all backgrounds, communities and industries. We are a school that places individuality and identity at the heart of what we do.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post. As this role involves 'regulated activity' with children the successful applicant will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure application. Employment will be conditional upon the College being satisfied with the result of the Enhanced DBS check and the outcome of all other checks. 

The College will also carry out a check of the Children's Barred List on the successful applicant. Applicants should be aware that it is unlawful for the College to employ anyone to work with children if they are barred from doing so, and it is a criminal offence for a person to apply to work with children if they are barred from doing so.

This role is also exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the College is therefore permitted to ask shortlisted applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

St Dunstan’s Educational Foundation Registered Charity Number 312747

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