School Office Manager, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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St Albans High School for GirlsWheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,000 p.a. plus excellent benefits package
Contract term: Permanent


Permanent, full time 

Salary £27,000 p.a. plus excellent benefits package

An exciting opportunity has been created at our outstanding Prep school in Wheathampstead.  We are looking for an exceptional individual who is positive, efficient and highly organised to fulfil the role of School Office Manager.   

The post holder will be required to support the senior leadership team in its aims and objectives by leading and effectively managing the school office staff as well as keeping the school running smoothly. This is a varied role which will include administration and some diary management for the Deputy Head’s, collation and circulation of information, including after school clubs and coaches, producing written correspondence to staff and parents. 

Working in a busy environment it is essential that you are a 'people person', with outstanding interpersonal skills, exceptional communication and IT skills and the patience to deal professionally with all of the schools stakeholders, including pupils, visitors, school governors and parents.  This role is suited to someone who has experience of line managing, enjoys problem solving and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced role, whilst keeping a positive attitude at all times.   

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role in an award winning school then please apply today.  

Details of the role and application process are available on the school’s website    

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 27 November 2017 

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 5 December 2017 

This role is to commence as soon as possible  

Registered Charity No: 311065

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More about St Albans High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Preparatory Campus, Wheathampstead House, Codicote Road, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, AL4 8DJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1582 839270
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Located in St Albans, Hertfordshire, St Albans High School for Girls is an independent school for girls aged 4-18. Originally established in 1889, the school has existed on its current site since 1908. A selective institution, the school has just und...