Office Manager, Stoke Newington

Closing date:

The Olive School HackneyStoke Newington

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: S7, 30-34, £30,295 - £33,626
Contract term: Permanent

Permanent / Full Time / Full Year 

The Olive School, Hackney is an Outstanding Free School that opened in September 2013. The Olive School, Hackney opened in September 2013 and will grow to have 630 pupils in a 4-11 Primary School. It is part of a successful family of schools across the country, run by the Tauheedul Education Trust.  Our mission is to create an outstanding organisation that inspires learners with excellence in academic achievement, personal development and community service.   

We are looking to appoint an Office Manager at this early, formative and exciting time in the school’s life.  

You will:  

• be extremely well organised, with lots of initiative, drive and the ability to cope well under pressure 

• have management experience 

• have experience of educational settings and an understanding of the IT systems that support administration within schools 

• be proficient in MS Office programmes (Word, Excel, Outlook), including advanced applications such as setting up financial spreadsheets, mail merge, databases etc.) 

• have excellent communication and motivational skills 

• be committed to professional development and improving yourself and others.   

You will find a school that: 

• is passionate about its mission of ‘promoting a culture of educational excellence within a caring and secure Islamic environment’ 

• has a supportive ethos and concern for the well-being of all members of our learning community 

• has high ambitions for all and provides excellent opportunities for professional development 

• is well-ordered with high standards of commitment from students, staff and parents.  

To apply, please complete and return the attached application to Please note we do NOT accept CVs.   

For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact the senior leadership team on 02076837436 or email   

Closing date:  Friday 18th May 2018, Midday 

Interviews:  Week Commencing Monday 4th June 2018   

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory check supplied by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.

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More about The Olive School Hackney
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Muslim
Address: 66-68 Cazenove Road, Hackney, London, N16 6AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7683 7436
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