PA to Head of School
Salary: £18,369 - £18,796 per annum
Hours: 36 hrs per week - 42 Weeks per year (Term-time + 4 weeks, the last 3 weeks of the summer holidays are essential)
Odyssey Trust for Education is the innovative collaboration between the high performing Townley Grammar School and Erith Secondary Modern school, now known as King Henry School. Highlighted by Nick Gibb as an example of best practice and featured in the ground-breaking documentary, “Grammar Schools: Who Will Get In?”
We strive to develop and maintain an environment where students are valued, their needs are met and they are given the opportunity to reach their full potential academically and socially. We focus on character education, inclusion and student mental health.
We are looking for a good communicator and outstanding organiser to provide secretarial and administrative support to our busy Head’s office.
In addition to possessing excellent organisational, IT, interpersonal and communication skills, the successful candidate must be confident, meticulous, numerate, methodical with the ability to plan and prioritise work in a fast paced environment.
You must be able to remain calm under pressure, show initiative, great attention to detail and maintain confidentiality with comprehensive understanding of GDPR.
Candidates must be team players and must demonstrate a pleasant and professional approach in dealing with students, staff, parents and visitors.
We have a vacancy at both schools so candidates must be willing to work in any of the schools as required.
The closing date for all applications is Sunday 18th November 2018
Odyssey Trust for Education is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS check and robust pre-employment checks