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Principal First Aider & Admin Assistant

Greenshaw High SchoolSutton

Greenshaw High School is a highly over-subscribed 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Sutton, south-west London, and is part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust. Greenshaw has a reputation for providing a dynamic education within a happy and caring environment, and we are proud of our successes as a genuine comprehensive school. We are committed to achieving the best for the youngsters in our care, refusing to accept that there is a limit on what can be achieved. We are ambitious for our school and the professional development of our staff is at the forefront of our improvement. We are also the home of the Greenshaw Research School, funded by the EEF to help schools make better use of research to improve the quality of teaching and learning and raise student outcomes across the country. 

We are looking for a highly motivated and committed individual with previous experience of working in a healthcare profession and the ability to show compassion and sensitivity to join the school as our Principal First Aider and Admin Assistant. The successful candidate will deliver the health and first-aid provision for the students and staff of the school in line with the First Aid Policy, including preparing and maintaining up-to-date Health Care Plans for relevant students, supporting with the health education and vaccinations programme within the school, and having overall responsibility for student reception  and its students. For the right candidate, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and well-established School Office and make a difference to the lives of our staff and students.

The successful candidate will have a recognised first aid qualification and practical experience of working in a healthcare profession, combined with a proactive approach, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively as a team. A desire to work with young people and to support their education and achievements is essential. Candidates with previous experience of working in an educational setting are strongly encouraged to apply.

For a comprehensive job description and person specification, please refer to the recruitment pack. 

How to apply

To apply for a staff vacancy, please register for an online account to complete the application form. 

A statement of suitability must be submitted with the application form. Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Applications must be received no later than 09:00am on Monday 6th December 2021.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 9th December 2021.

The school reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

Greenshaw High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children therefore appointment to this position requires an enhanced DBS disclosure

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