PA to the Principal, Hackney

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The Bridge AcademyHackney

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £35,440 - £38,906 pro rata (£18,096 - £19,865 actual salary)
Contract term: Permanent

‘The best school I’ve ever worked at: the culture, the staff and students, the training, everything!’ (Staff member)

‘I was amazed at what a great atmosphere the school exuded, how well turned out the children were and how polite and bright they all seemed’ (Visitor)

The Bridge Academy is a truly exceptional school. Our students’ progress is consistently excellent for GSCE and A level, we are national debating champions, our basketball team is in National League 1, and in 2017/18 our music department won both the Incorporated Society of Musicians Gold Award and the Hackney Mayor’s award.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Personal Assistant to the Principal. The successful candidate will be totally aligned to our values of Hard Work, Integrity and Kindness, and completely committed to our mission: to ensure that every student will succeed at University or equivalent, thrive in their chosen field and live a great life. 

Do you have?

• Education to A Level/NVQ Level 3 standard or equivalent?  

• Previous experience as a PA/Secretary within an educational setting?   

• Excellent organisational and IT Skills using Microsoft Office?

• The ability to communicate effectively, multitask and provide an efficient administrative service?

Our sponsors, UBS, provide significant support to the Academy, and we also work with a wide variety of community groups to ensure the best for all our students. Our award-winning building is outstanding and is based at our stunning canal-side location, just minutes from Haggerston Station and just over a mile from the heart of the City of London. 

This is a term time only position: 39 weeks per academic year, 22.5 hours per week (7.5 hours per day, 3 days per week or 4.5 hours per day, 5 days per week).

To apply, please complete the online application and ensure that you read our school workforce privacy notice. 

We encourage applicants from all sectors of the community to apply. 

Closing date: 9:00am on Wednesday 20th November 2019. 

The Bridge Academy is committed to safeguarding children and all appointments will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and references.

More about The Bridge Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Laburnum Street, Hackney, London, E2 8BA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7749 5240
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The Bridge Academy opened in September 2007. We educate 900 students in Years 7-11, and our Sixth Form caters for 250 students in Year 12 – 13. Our specialist subjects, Music and Mathematics, sit alongside a broad and rich curriculum; the school time...