Personal Assistant to the Headmaster, Hammersmith and Fulham

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The Fulham Boys SchoolHammersmith and Fulham

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Competitive and dependent on experience
Contract term: Permanent

The Fulham Boys School is an 11-18 Church of England Boys School currently with six year groups. The school is geared towards Boys, built upon Christian principles and nurtures Enterprise.

Our founder students completed their GCSE examinations in the summer of 2019 and we opened our Sixth Form in September 2019.

The School has an academic curriculum that aims to give our boys a broad range of opportunities and equip them to apply for Russell Group and Oxbridge Universities. The curriculum is brought alive by innovative teaching, with access to the latest learning technologies, geared towards boys. The Fulham Boys School is built upon Christian principles and values with great emphasis upon high standards of behaviour, uniform, attendance and pastoral care.  

All boys are in school until 5pm Monday – Thursday which allows us to support the holistic development of boys with personal, business and social enterprise a key feature of the school. Students finish at 3.20 on a Friday. Boys take part in a variety of enterprise projects throughout the year and enterprise skills are embedded in all lessons.

The school is on a temporary site in West Kensington with good facilities and excellent transport links before moving to a purpose built school on the Fulham Road in 2020. 

Responsibilities of the post:

Due to the growing nature of the school and the expansion of the administrative support team, we are seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to provide dedicated support to the Headmaster.

The successful applicant will:  

● have previous experience in a similar role at a senior level

● be an excellent communicator, both verbally and in writing  

● collaborate effectively with others, showing the ability to forge successful working relationships  

● be self-motivated, flexible and able to meet the demands of a busy school  

● multi-task and prioritise work under pressure

The roles and responsibilities are outlined in the detailed job description and can be tailored accordingly to accommodate applicants for part-time working comprising shorter days or fewer working days. The school opening hours are 08:00 to 17:30 Monday to Thursday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Fridays. The role operates during term time of 172 school days and 5 INSET days plus 18 additional days spread across the academic year to be agreed with the Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team.

The school offers excellent remuneration commensurate with the role and the experience of the candidate together with other benefits such as free school lunches, cycle to work scheme and season ticket loans as well as support for continuous professional development.

How to apply:

Application forms should be sent by email to 

If you would like a confidential discussion or arrange a visit to the school please call the school on 020 7381 7100 and ask to speak to Miss Jane Proudfoot in the Headmaster’s Office.

Application deadline: 14th October 2019, 9am.

The successful candidates will be supportive of the School’s distinctly Christian ethos. 

The Fulham Boys School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate must be able to satisfy an enhanced disclosure check with the Criminal Records Bureau.

More about The Fulham Boys School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Mund Street, Gibbs Green, Fulham, London, W14 9LY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7381 7100
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