PA to Headteacher (Foxford Community School), Coventry

Closing date:

Castle Phoenix TrustCoventry
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 6 - £25,801 to £32,029 per annum. Pro rata band for term time only is £23,433 to £29,089 pa.
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting time to join Foxford Community School now that we are part of Castle Phoenix Trust. We are seeking to appoint a motivated, committed and highly organised person to work in our busy and supportive team, bringing with them a proven track record of providing a comprehensive and confidential PA and administrative service.  The successful candidate will play a key role to provide a wide range of support in the day to day running of the school and, on occasion, aspects of the Trust, supporting other leaders in the school and the Trust.

This opportunity will provide valuable experience in a forward thinking setting whereby you will put your strong admin skills to the test, working closely with a range of stakeholders in a very professional and friendly environment.  Students are at the heart of all that we do.  We endeavour for our students to achieve the best possible outcomes for them so that they excel in their journey through life, as lifelong, independent learners.

We will be looking for excellent communication, IT and organisational skills, a discrete, flexible and professional attitude, the ability to prioritise and make sound decisions.   You will be committed to the Trust’s working values including Respect To All From All, Resilience and Determination to Achieve our Best and Innovation and Collaboration as these are some of the foundations that underpin what our Trust offers.

This fulfilling role will provide a wealth of developmental opportunities and we will ensure you receive a comprehensive induction programme. Every day will be different and we will play to your strengths.  We offer a range of benefits which include the local government pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, access to a gym and swimming pool, free parking, an employee discount scheme and a commitment to staff wellbeing and recognition initiatives through our wellbeing committee and people strategy.

Castle Phoenix Trust has a great deal to be proud of and a desire to continuously improve. If you have the passion and determination to be a valued part of our team, we would love to hear from you. 

For further information or to arrange a visit please contact Ali Wilkins, HR Manager on 

Application packs are available via our website or email or directly from HR Manager, Ali Wilkins,

Closing date: 9.00 am on 14 November 2019

Interview date: week commencing 18 November 2019

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this posts will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  The Trust is committed to safeguarding, promoting the welfare of children and young people and creating a culture of vigilance and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and vigilance.

Full Time, All Year Round or Full time, Term time only plus 3 weeks including teacher training days.  8.00 am to 4.00 pm Monday to Thursday, 8.00 am to 3.30 pm Friday.

More about Castle Phoenix Trust
Address: C/o Caludon Castle School, Axholme Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 5BD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 24 7644 4822