Senior PA and Trust HR and Safeguarding Assistant, Coventry

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Caludon Castle SchoolCoventry
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 5, full time, all year round salary band £20,661 pa to £25,951 pa Pro rata band for term time only plus one week (teacher training days) is £17,849 to £22,419 pa
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting time to join Castle Phoenix Trust as we progress on our journey of continued success and growth.  We are seeking to appoint an experienced PA/Administrator to provide comprehensive support as part of the Central Services team and Caludon Castle’s admin team.  

With the support of the other staff, you will play a key HR and safeguarding admin role to the portfolio of schools in our Trust, and deliver PA support to senior leaders based at Caludon Castle. The role will also potentially encompass rewarding mentoring support to a small cohort of students in the capacity of safeguarding assistant.

This is a wonderful opportunity to gain some really valuable experience in a forward thinking environment and to put your strong administrative and or HR skills to the test, working closely with a range of stakeholders in a very professional, supportive and friendly environment.

We will be looking for excellent communication, IT and organisational skills, a discrete, flexible and professional attitude and the ability to prioritise and make sound decisions.  You will be committed to the Trust’s working values of Trust, Honesty, Respect, Empowerment and Excellence and be able to quickly establish credibility with   a range of stakeholders.   

This fulfilling role will provide a wealth of developmental opportunities and we will ensure you receive a comprehensive induction programme.  Every day will be different and we will play to your strengths. We have a strong commitment to staff well-being and recognition, and offer a range of benefits which include the local government pension scheme, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes, discounted gym membership, free parking and an employee discount scheme.

Castle Phoenix has great deal to be proud of, with a relentless focus on excellence and a desire to continuously improve. If you have the passion and determination to be valued part of our team, we would love to hear from you.

For further information or to arrange a visit please contact Emma Over, HR Director   Application packs are available from Emma Over or visit our website   to download further details. Find out more about us on Application forms to be returned to Emma Over on  Please note that the HR team will be available   to respond to queries and emails from 8 January 2018 after the Christmas break.

Hours of work are:

37 hrs per week (8.00 am to 4.00 pm Monday to   Thursday, 8.00 am to 3.30 pm Friday) either all year round or term time only plus 5 teacher training days

Job location

More about Caludon Castle School
Address: Axholme Road, Wyken, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 5BD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 24 76444822