School Administrator (Including Cover), Croydon

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Orchard Park High SchoolCroydon

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 4 Scale 19-21
Contract term: Fixed Term

School Administrator (Including Cover)

Start date: ASAP 

Contract type: Full Time – Fixed Term for 1 year initially 

The school wish to appoint a School Administrator to manage and organise cover for absent staff as required and to undertake admin duties as directed by the Office Manager.

Excellent communication and organisational skills are required, together with the ability to work well under pressure. High levels of IT skills will also be required. Experience in this field or of working in a school environment would be an advantage but full training will be provided for this post.

The main duties of the School Administrator post will include:

  • Organising cover for absent teaching and non -teaching staff.
  • Be the first point of call for supply staff at the school and contact for external agencies.
  • Providing professional and efficient admin support to the school – as directed by the Office Manager.

The school is a small, mixed academy school within the Greenshaw Learning Trust, where Will Smith is the CEO. As a Trust school, we offer a range of benefits to all staff including access to fantastic resources from within the Trust to support your career development. 

In return, we can offer you:

  • Employer contributions to the pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Gym membership scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • Friendly and supportive environment in which to work, learn and grow

The Trust is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.  Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place across the Trust.

How to Apply 

If you are interested in applying, please visit our website to download an application form. Completed application forms should be submitted by email to Mrs Elliott, Office Manager, or by post to Mrs Warnock, Head Teacher,  Orchard Park High School, Orchard Way, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 7NJ. A statement of suitability may also be submitted with the application form. CVs without a completed application form will not be accepted. 

The closing date for applications is 23rd January 2020.  Interviews will be held shortly thereafter. 

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

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

More about Orchard Park High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Orchard Way, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 7NJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8776 0220