Prep School Secretary, West Sussex

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Ardingly College PrepWest Sussex

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to recruit a Secretary to join our busy Prep School office. The role consists of providing a front of house reception for the Prep School visitors, providing essential administrative support to the whole of Prep School. 

To be successful, you will:

  • be educated to GCSE level;
  • have good IT skills and previous administrative experience;
  • experience in using school database software and knowledge of iSAMS would be an advantage. 

Candidates should have excellent communication and customer service skills, good accuracy and attention to detail, and have the ability to work well under pressure and deal sensitively with confidential information.  

Hours: Monday to Friday, from 8.30am to 4.30pm, for 35 weeks per year (term-time only, plus one additional week

In return, you will join our pension scheme, receive death in service benefit, private health insurance, access to our sports and leisure facilities, childcare vouchers, meals, school fee remission and salary sacrifice scheme.

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Closing date: Wednesday, 21st March 2018.

Expected interview date: w/c 26th March 2018.

Ardingly College - an independent co-educational boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 2½ -18, a member of the HMC and a school of the Woodard Corporation. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All employees are required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post including enhanced DBS checks.

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More about Ardingly College Prep
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 13 years
Address: College Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6SQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1444 893200
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The Prep School, which is situated in a beautiful 230 acres overlooking the idyllic Sussex countryside supports 260 girls and boys from 7 to 13 years of age. The Prep School benefits from all of the Senior School facilities and is a key feeder into t...