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Job details
Employer Coombe Boys' School
Location Kingston upon Thames
Salary FTE £31,998 - £36,372 (pro rata to £29,782 - £33,854)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1 September 2017

Salary Scale H34-39 (FTE £31,998 - £36,372) pro rata to £29,782 - £33,854

36 hours per week (term time plus two weeks)

Start Date: September 2017

We are seeking to appoint a PA to the Headteacher. The successful candidate will provide high quality HR and administrative support to the Headteacher, assisting with recruitment and managing all HR matters. This role also involves line management of the office so experience of managing staff would be useful. Some flexibility in hours would be required to accommodate school events.

The successful candidate should be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to a variety of audiences. A minimum of 2 years’ experience in an office environment is essential. Experience of working in a school in a support role and knowledge of and ability to produce basic reports from SIMs or other database would be desirable.

Coombe Boys’ is a popular and highly successful non-selective 11 – 18 school that is federated with its partner girls’ school to comprise the Coombe Secondary Schools Academy Trust, based in New Malden, Surrey. Coombe Boys’ has approximately 800 students on roll, including a mixed sixth form.

An application form and job description can be downloaded from our website , and posted to school or emailed to

Completed application forms should be returned to: 

Closing date: 28th June 2017 at 10am

No agencies

No CVs

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure

‘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’

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