We are seeking a highly organised PA with first class administrative skills to provide the Head of the Junior School with a comprehensive administrative and secretarial support service.
They will play a key role facilitating the smooth and efficient running of the Junior School, planning and managing the Junior Head’s diary, dealing with correspondence, taking minutes at meetings and producing the weekly newsletter.
This is a very customer focused role and as such requires excellent verbal skills and strong organisational and influencing skills. Considerable secretarial and administrative experience in a complex organisation is equally important along with knowledge of office management processes.
About the School:
Working at South Hampstead is stimulating, challenging and fun. Pupils are intelligent and inquisitive, energetic and engaging. We offer competitive salaries, generous employee benefits and a warm, supportive environment. There is a strong emphasis on Continuous Professional Development and on supporting teachers to engage with leading education research.
The School is part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools. We offer a variety of benefits, such as:
- Competitive salaries and pay progression
- Access to extensive professional development opportunities
- Training grants for qualifications
- Generous pension schemes
- Free life assurance benefit
- A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
- Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
- A Cycle to Work scheme
- Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For more information and to apply please click the apply button.
The closing date for applications is Friday 3rd December 2021 at 9am.
Interviews are likely to take place during the week commencing 6th December 2021.
The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.
We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.
South Hampstead High School provides an excellent academic education, fostering individuality, creativity, intellectual rigour and enthusiasm.
In school, out of school and when they leave school, we want pupils to have the courage to make a difference...