B&NES Grade M, points 25-28, 37 hours per week term time only + all INSETs + 10 days, actual salary £20,249 - £22,310 per annum (factor 46.6). Permanent contract. 37 hours per week, 8am – 4pm (variable) Monday – Thursday; 3.30pm finish on Friday. Occasional evening working may be required.
An outstanding person is required to provide proactive and highly confidential personal assistance to the Headteacher. You will assist them in carrying out their responsibilities in leading and managing a large and successful secondary school.
The ideal candidate will ensure that the administrative functions of the school work efficiently and effectively, organise high profile and other school events and take responsibility for the administration of admissions.
You will have oversight of the school’s HR function, working closely with the HR Officer, and will play a proactive role in producing the school’s internal and external communications, such as website, social media, newsletters and booklets.
Experience of a similar high level role is required, with excellent IT and written and spoken communication skills. You will thrive under pressure and tight deadlines, and be passionate about education. The ideal candidate would also have HR experience.
This is an exciting time to join this thriving and over-subscribed school which is undergoing a period of development, being a founder member of the Palladian Academy Trust, a group of local schools.
Please return the completed application, electronically, to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9am, Wednesday 17 January 2018. Interviews will be held week commencing 22 January 2018.
Where the response to an advertisement has been exceptional, occasionally shortlisting and interviews may be arranged at short notice. Candidates are therefore encouraged to submit their application forms as soon as possible.
For further details and application forms please see the school website or phone 01225 838903.
Ralph Allen is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will need to undertake a criminal record. The Palladian Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer.