Senior Business Support Officer, Kirklees

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Almondbury Community SchoolKirklees
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Start date: October 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 6 - £16,366 - £17,815
Contract term: Permanent


Required to start October 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.
We are seeking to appoint a Senior Business Support Officer to be responsible for the day to day workings of our busy main office; this will involve working alongside the rest of the administrative team to continue to provide an efficient and effective administrative support service within our school.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience of working in an office environment, ideally a school office but not essentially.

We are looking to appoint an organised and efficient individual who has excellent ICT skills and the ability to work in a team or on own initiative.
Almondbury Community School is situated three miles to the south of Huddersfield town centre on the edge of Almondbury village. 

We are an ‘all-through’ school which means we can offer a unique learning experience for pupils from Nursery to Year 11. Our school comprises of two buildings on one site. Nursery to Year 1 are in the Greenside Centre and Year 3 to Year 11 are in the Fernside Centre. 

The successful candidate for this position will be based at the Fernside Centre.
Being an ‘all-through’ school creates opportunities for sharing expertise across all age ranges. Staff get to know children and their families as they grow and develop, bringing continuous care and close relationships between home and school.

We aim to appoint a candidate who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

If you require further information about the role or to arrange a visit/tour, please contact the school on 01484 426666. For more information about the school please go to our website -

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form attached. A CV is not required.

Application forms should be returned to Miss Y Ainley at the school either by email or by post to the school address by 9am on Friday 21st September 2018.

Interviews will be held week commencing 1st October 2018.

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